William Lloyd (bishop)

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William Lloyd (bishop) was an Irish Anglican priest in the last quarter of the seventeenth century and the first quarter of the eighteenth.[1]

He was Dean of Achonry from 1683 to 1691[2] and Bishop of Killala and Achonry from then until his death on 11 December 1716.[3]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "History of the Church of Ireland: From the revolution to the union of the Churches of England and Ireland, January 1, 1801" Mant, R: London, J.W. Parker, 1840
  2. ^ "Fasti ecclesiæ hibernicæ: the succession of the prelates in Ireland Vol 4" Cotton,H Dublin, Hodges & Smith, 1860
  3. ^ “A New History of Ireland” Moody,T.W; Martin,F.X; Byrne,F.J;Cosgrove,A: Oxford, OUP, 1976 ISBN 0-19-821745-5
Church of Ireland titles
Preceded by
James Vaughan
Dean of Achonry
1683–1691
Succeeded by
Samuel Foley
Preceded by
Richard Tennison
Bishop of Killala and Achonry
1691–1716
Succeeded by
Henry Downes