Sir John Hotham, 9th Baronet
|Bishop of Clogher|
|Church||Church of Ireland|
|Appointed||17 May 1782|
|Installed||11 June 1782 (by proxy)|
|Term ended||3 November 1795|
|Consecration||14 November 1779
by Robert Fowler
|Born||February or 16 March 1734|
|Died||3 November 1795
Bath, Somerset, England
|Buried||South Dalton, East Riding of Yorkshire, England|
|Parents||Sir Beaumont Hotham, 7th Baronet|
|Alma mater||Trinity College, Cambridge|
Sir John Hotham, 9th Baronet, D.D. (1734–1795) was an English baronet and Anglican clergyman. He served in the Church of Ireland as the Bishop of Ossory from 1779 to 1782 and Bishop of Clogher from 1782 to 1795.
A member of the Hotham family, he was born in February or 16 March 1734, the son of Sir Beaumont Hotham, 7th Baronet. Following his education at Westminster School and Trinity College, Cambridge, he was the vicar of St Leonard's, Shoreditch and Archdeacon of Middlesex. He married Susanna Mackworth, daughter of Herbert Mackworth and Juliana Digby.
He was nominated Bishop of Ossory on 22 October 1779 and consecrated at St Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin on 14 November 1779; the principal consecrator was the Most Rev. Robert Fowler, Archbishop of Dublin, with the Rt. Rev. Charles Jackson, Bishop of Kildare and the Rt. Rev. Joseph Bourke, Bishop of Ferns and Leighlin serving as co-consecrators. Hotham was translated to the bishopric of Clogher by letters patent on 17 May 1782 and enthroned (by proxy) on 11 June 1782.
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|Church of England titles|
|Archdeacon of Middlesex
|Church of Ireland titles|
|Bishop of Ossory
|Bishop of Clogher
|Baronetage of England|