Simon of Elmham
|Simon of Elmham|
|Bishop-elect of Norwich|
|Diocese||Diocese of Norwich|
|Elected||circa 9 November 1236|
|Term ended||17 January 1239
|Successor||William de Raley|
|Other posts||Prior of Norwich|
|Died||8 June 1257|
Simon of Elmham (died 8 June 1257) was a medieval Bishop-elect of Norwich.
Simon was Prior of Norwich from 1235. He was elected to the see of Norwich about 9 November 1236 but his election was quashed by Pope Gregory IX on 17 January 1239 after King Henry III appealed to the pope and the case was heard by the papal legate Cardinal Otto (Oddone di Monferrato).
- British History Online Bishops of Norwich accessed on 29 October 2007
- British History Online Priors of Norwich accessed on 29 October 2007
- 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|
|Bishop-elect of Norwich
William de Raley
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