Thomas Hemenhale

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Thomas Hemenhale
Bishop of Worcester
Diocese Diocese of Worcester
Term ended 30 March 1337 (death)
Predecessor Simon Montacute
Successor Wulstan Bransford
Other posts Bishop of Norwich-elect (1336–1337)
Orders
Consecration 30 March 1337
Personal details
Died 21 December 1338(1338-12-21)
Denomination Roman Catholic

Thomas Hemenhale (or Thomas Hempnall[1]) was a medieval Bishop of Norwich-elect and then Bishop of Worcester.

Hemenhale was elected to the see of Norwich on 6 April 1336 but was transferred to the see of Worcester on 14 March 1337 before he was consecrated at Norwich.[1]

Hemenhale was consecrated as Bishop of Worcester on 30 March 1337. He died on 21 December 1338.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 262
  2. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 279

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
William Ayermin
Bishop of Norwich
1336–1337
Succeeded by
Antony Bek
Preceded by
Simon Montacute
Bishop of Worcester
1337–1338
Succeeded by
Wulstan Bransford