Richard Young (bishop of Rochester)

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Richard Young
Bishop of Rochester
Church Catholic
See Diocese of Rochester
In office 1404–1418
Predecessor John Bottlesham
Successor John Kempe
Personal details
Died October 1418
Previous post Bishop of Bangor

Richard Young (before 1398–1418) was a medieval Bishop of Bangor and Bishop of Rochester.

Young was elected to Bangor about 2 December 1398 and was absent from the see after 1401. He was translated to Rochester on 28 July 1404.[1]

Young died between 17 October and 28 October 1418.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 291
  2. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 267

References[edit]

  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
John Swaffham
Bishop of Bangor
1398–1404
Succeeded by
Llywelyn Byford
Preceded by
John Bottlesham
Bishop of Rochester
1404–1418
Succeeded by
John Kemp