Walter Suffield

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Walter Suffield
Bishop of Norwich
Diocese Diocese of Norwich
Elected circa (c.) 9 July 1244
Term ended 19 May 1257
Predecessor William de Raley
Successor Simon Walton
Orders
Consecration 26 February 1245
Personal details
Died 19 May 1257
Denomination Roman Catholic

Walter Suffield (died 19 May 1257) was a medieval Bishop of Norwich.

Life[edit]

Suffield was a canonist at Paris before his election to the see of Norwich about 9 July 1244. He was consecrated on 26 February 1245.[1] He died on 19 May 1257.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ British History Online Bishops of Norwich accessed on 29 October 2007
  2. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 261

References[edit]

Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
William de Raley
Bishop of Norwich
1244–1257
Succeeded by
Simon Walton