Thomas Bentham (1513–1578), Bishop of Coventry, was a Protestant minister, one of the Marian exiles, who continued secretly ministering to an underground congregation in London. On his return to England he was made the first Elizabethan bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, 1560 to 1579.
- The Letter Book of Bishop Thomas Bentham, conserved at the National Library of Wales was edited by R.O'Day and J. Berlatsky, 1979.
- Book of Martyrs
- "The letter-book of Thomas Bentham, bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, 1560–1561" , in Camden Miscellany, 27 (Camden, 4th ser., 22, London: RHS), 113–238.
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