John Chadworth

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John Chadworth
Bishop of Lincoln
Elected c. 11 February 1451
Term ended 23 November 1471
Predecessor Marmaduke Lumley
Successor Thomas Rotherham
Consecration 18 June 1452
Personal details
Died 23 November 1471
Denomination Catholic

John Chadworth (or Chedworth; died 1471) was Provost of King's College, Cambridge from 1447 until his election as Bishop of Lincoln. He was elected bishop about 11 February 1451 and consecrated on 18 June 1452. He died on 23 November 1471.[1]


  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 256


  • 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. 
Academic offices
Preceded by
William Millington
Provost of King's College, Cambridge
Succeeded by
Robert Wodelark
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Marmaduke Lumley
Bishop of Lincoln
Succeeded by
Thomas Rotherham