John Turke

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Salisbury Cathedral in southern England where John Turke was Canon in the 14th century.

John Turke DD was an English medieval college Fellow and university chancellor.[1]

Turke was a Fellow of Merton College, Oxford, and Chancellor of the University of Oxford between 1376–7.[2] He was a Doctor of Divinity and later Canon of Salisbury Cathedral.


  1. ^ Hibbert, Christopher, ed. (1988). "Appendix 5: Chancellors of the University". The Encyclopaedia of Oxford. Macmillan. pp. 521–522. ISBN 0-333-39917-X. 
  2. ^ Wood, Anthony (1790). "Fasti Oxonienses". The History and Antiquities of the Colleges and Halls in the University of Oxford. Google Books. p. 29. 
Academic offices
Preceded by
William de Wylton
Chancellor of the University of Oxford
Succeeded by
Adam de Toneworth