William Booth (bishop)
|Province||Province of York|
|Appointed||21 July 1452|
|Term ended||12 September 1464|
|Consecration||9 July 1447|
|Died||12 September 1464
Bishopthorpe Palace, York
|Buried||Southwell Minster, Nottinghamshire|
|Motto||Quod ero spero|
Booth was translated to the archdiocese of York on 21 July 1452. In the late summer of 1463 Archbishop Booth, allied with the Neville brothers Richard Earl of Warwick and John Marquess of Montagu, led an army in the north of England which repelled an attempted invasion by the Scots with ex-king Henry VI and Margaret of Anjou.
- Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 254
- Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 282
- Ross Edward IV p. 54
- 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.
- Pollard, Albert Frederick (1901). "Booth, William (1390?-1464)". In Sidney Lee. Dictionary of National Biography, 1901 supplement. London: Smith, Elder & Co.
- Ross, Charles (1974). Edward IV. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. ISBN 0-520-02781-7.
- Condliffe Bates, J., ed. (2008). The Register of William Bothe, Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, 1447-1452. Canterbury and York Society 98.
|Catholic Church titles|
|Bishop of Lichfield
|Archbishop of York
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