John Hume (bishop)
|The Right Reverend
|Bishop of Salisbury|
|Diocese||Diocese of Salisbury|
|Other posts||Bishop of Bristol (1756–1758)
Bishop of Oxford (1758–1766)
Dean of St Paul's (1758–1766)
|Died||26 June 1782|
|Spouse||Lady Mary Hay (m. 1758)|
|Alma mater||Merton College, Oxford
Corpus Christi College, Oxford
John Hume (c.1706 – 26 June 1782) was an English bishop.
Early life and education
According to Alumni Oxonienses, John Hume was the son of William Hume of Milton, Devon, a clerk. Hume matriculated at Merton College, Oxford on 31 March 1721, aged 15. He migrated to Corpus Christi College, Oxford, graduating B.A. 1724, M.A. 1727, B.D. & D.D. 1743.
- Alumni Oxonienses, 1715–1886. 2. Wikisource. p. 344. [scan]
- Horn, Joyce M. (1992), Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1541–1857, 7, pp. 83–97
- Horn, Joyce M. (1969), Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1541–1857, 1, pp. 61–63
- The Environs of London: Volume 1, County of Surrey; Appendix: Additions and corrections (pages 541–572) at British History Online
- James Balfour Paul (1908). The Scots Peerage. D. Douglas. p. 234.
|Church of England titles|
|Bishop of Bristol
|Bishop of Oxford
|Dean of St Paul's
|Bishop of Salisbury