|Bishop of Breifne (Kilmore)|
|In office||c. 1388–c. 1392|
|Successor||Sean o Raighilligh|
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Bishop of Chichester
Archdeacon of St. Asaph
Thomas Rushhook(died c. 1392) was an English Dominican, bishop and chaplain to Richard II of England.
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Richard II, also known as Richard of Bordeaux, was King of England from 1377 until he was deposed in 1399. Richard, a son of Edward the Black Prince, was born in Bordeaux during the reign of his grandfather, Edward III. His father was Prince of Aquitaine. Richard was the younger brother of Edward of Angoulême, upon whose death Richard, at three years of age, became second in line to the throne after his father. Upon the death of Richard's father prior to the death of Edward III, Richard, by primogeniture, became the heir apparent to the throne. With Edward III's death the following year, Richard succeeded to the throne at the age of ten.
Rushhook was Provincial of the Dominican Order in England 1373 to 1382, being deposed at one point.He was Archdeacon of St Asaph 1382-3, bishop of Llandaff on 16 January 1383, and then was transferred to be bishop of Chichester on 16 October 1385.
St Asaph is a city and community on the River Elwy in Denbighshire, Wales. In the 2011 Census it had a population of 3,355 making it the second-smallest city in Britain in terms of population and urban area. It is in the historic county of Flintshire.
The Bishop of Llandaff is the ordinary of the Church in Wales Diocese of Llandaff.
The Bishop of Chichester is the ordinary of the Church of England Diocese of Chichester in the Province of Canterbury. The diocese covers the counties of East and West Sussex. The see is based in the City of Chichester where the bishop's seat is located at the Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity. On 3 May 2012 the appointment was announced of Martin Warner, Bishop of Whitby, as the next Bishop of Chichester. His enthronement took place on 25 November 2012 in Chichester Cathedral.
A supporter of Richard II, Rushhook was impeached in 1388.Subsequently he was in Ireland, as bishop of Breifne (Kilmore), where he died about 1392.
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|Catholic Church titles|
| Bishop of Llandaff |
William of Bottesham
| Bishop of Chichester |
| Bishop of Breifne (Kilmore) |
c. 1388 – c. 1392
Sean o Raighilligh