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Sylvester of Worcester

For other uses, see Sylvester (disambiguation).
Sylvester
Bishop of Worcester
Church Catholic
See Diocese of Worcester
In office 1216–1218
Predecessor Walter de Grey
Successor William de Blois
Orders
Consecration 3 July 1216
Personal details
Died 16 July 1218
Previous post Prior of Worcester

Sylvester was a medieval Bishop of Worcester.

Life

Sylvester was elected Prior of Worcester on 21 January 1215.[1] He was elected to the see of Worcester on 3 April 1216 and consecrated on 3 July 1216.[2] He was enthroned at Worcester Cathedral on 8 September 1216. He died on 16 July 1218.[3]

Notes

References

  • British History Online Bishops of Worcester accessed on 3 November 2007
  • British History Online Priors of Worcester accessed on 3 November 2007
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Walter de Grey
Bishop of Worcester
1216–1218
Succeeded by
William de Blois
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