John Gynwell

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John Gynwell
Bishop of Lincoln
Appointed23 March 1347
Term ended5 August 1362
Predecessor Thomas Bek
Successor John Bokyngham
Orders
Consecration23 September 1347
Personal details
Died5 August 1362
DenominationCatholic

John Gynwell [lower-alpha 1] (died 1362) was a medieval Bishop of Lincoln. He was nominated on 23 March 1347 and consecrated on 23 September 1347. He died on 5 August 1362. [1]

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Notes

  1. Or John Gyndell or John Gyndwelle or John Sinwell

Citations

  1. Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 255

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Thomas Bek
Bishop of Lincoln
1347–1362
Succeeded by
John Bokyngham