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  • Geoffrey, Archbishop of York (1152 - 1212)
    Geoffrey, Archbishop of York From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Geoffrey, Archbishop of York (c. 1152 – 12 December 1212) was an illegitimate son of Henry II, King of England who became Bishop...
  • Thomas Savage, Archbishop of York (1463 - 1507)
    Bishop of Rochester & London, Archbishop of York. Savage's last post was as Archbishop of York from 1501 to 1507. He was translated from the see of London on 18 January 1501. While Archbishop he was ...
  • William Markham, Archbishop of York (1719 - 1807)
    " Markham family ", Westminster Abbey
  • Most Rev. & Rt. Hon. Edward Venables-Vernon Harcourt, Archbishop of York (1757 - 1847)
    Wikipedia contributors. " Edward Venables-Vernon-Harcourt ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ire...
  • Walter de Gray, Archbishop of York, Lord Chancellor. (bef.1180 - 1255)
    Walter de Gray (died 1 May 1255) was an English prelate and statesman who rose to be Archbishop of York and Lord Chancellor. Gray was the son of John de Gray the Elder of Eaton in Norfolk and nephe...

Update: 18 July 2015

Geni project 10696 has been renamed Archbishops of York from the former name of British Archbishops; Archbishops of Canterbury has been spun off into its own project, so has Anglican Bishops.

Contributions welcome to all from all.

From the Archbishop of York - previous Archbishops

  • Paulinus 627-633
  • Chad (Ceadda) 644-669
  • Wilfrid I (St. Wilfrid), 669-677
  • Bosa, 678-705
  • John (St. John of Beverley), 705-
  • Wilfrid II, 718-732
  • Egbert, 735-766
  • Ethelbert, 767-780
  • Eanbald I, 780-796
  • Eanbald II, 796-808
  • Wulfsige, 808-837
  • Wigmund, 837-854
  • Wulfhere, 854-900
  • Ethelbald, 900-
  • Hrotheweard (or Lodeward), 904-931
  • Wulfstan I, 931-956
  • Oskytel, 958-971
  • Edwald (or Ethelwold), 971
  • Oswald, 972-992
  • Ealdulf (Abbot of Peterborough), 992-1002
  • Wulfstan II, 1003-1023
  • Aelfric Puttoc, 1023-1051
  • Cynesige, 1051-1060
  • Ealdred, 1061-1069
  • Thomas I, 1070-1100
  • Gerard, 1101-1108
  • Thomas II, 1109-1114
  • Thurstan, 1119-1140
  • William Fitzherbert, 1143-1147 and 1154
  • Henry Fitzherbert, 1147-1153 / William Fitzherbert,
  • Roger of Pont-L'Eveque, 1154-1181
  • Geoffrey Plantagenet 1181-1191
  • Walter de Grey 1215-1255
  • Sewal de Bovill, 1256-1258
  • Godfrey of Ludham (or Kineton), 1258-1265
  • Walter Giffard, 1256-1279
  • William Wickwane, 1279-1285
  • John le Romeyn (Romanus), 1286-1296
  • Henry of Newark, 1298-1299
  • Thomas of Corbridge, 1300-1304
  • William Greenfield, 1306-1316
  • William of Melton, 1317-1340
  • William le Zouche, 1342-1352
  • John of Thoresby, 1352-1373
  • Alexander Neville, 1374-1388
  • Thomas Arundel, 1388-1396
  • Robert Waldby, 1396-1398
  • Richard le Scrope, 1398-1407
  • Henry Bowet, 1407-1423
  • John kempe, 1425-1452
  • William Booth 1452-1464
  • George Neville 1465-1476
  • Lawrence Booth, 1476-1480
  • Thomas Rotheram (or Scott), 1480-1500
  • Thomas Savage 1501-1507
  • Christopher Bainbridge, 1508-1514
  • Thomas Wolsey, 1514-1530
  • Edward Lee, 1531-1544
  • Robert Holgate, 1545-1554
  • Nicholas Heath, 1555-1560
  • Thomas Young, 1561-1568
  • Edmund Grindal, 1570-1576
  • Edwin Sandys 1577-1588
  • John Piers, 1589-1594
  • Matthew Hutton, 1595-1606
  • Tobias Matthew 1606-1628
  • George Monteigne, 1628
  • Samuel Harsnett, 1628-1631
  • Richard Neile, 1632-1640
  • John Williams, 1641-1650
  • Accepted Frewen, 1660-1664
  • Richard Sterne 1664-1683
  • John Dolben, 1683-1686
  • Thomas Lamplugh, 1688-1691
  • John Sharp, 1691-1714
  • Sir William Dawes, 1714-1724
  • Lancelot Blackburne, 1724-1743
  • Thomas Herring, 1743-1747
  • Matthew Hutton, 1747-1757
  • John Gilbert, 1757-1761
  • Robert Hay Drummond, 1761-1776
  • William Markham, 1777-1807
  • Edward Venables Vernon (afterwards Harcourt), 1807-1847
  • Thomas Musgrave, 1847-1860
  • Charles Thomas Longley, 1860-1862
  • William Thomson, 1862-1890
  • William Connor Magee, 1890-1891
  • William Dalrymple Maclagan, 1891-1908
  • Cosmo Gordon Lang, 1908-1928
  • William Temple, 1929-1942
  • Cyril Forster Garbett, 1942-1955
  • Arthur Michael Ramsey, 1956-1961
  • Frederic Donald Coggan, 1961-1974
  • Stuart Yarworth Blanch, 1975-1983
  • John Stapylton Habgood, 1983-1995
  • David Hope, 1995- 2005
  • Dr. John Sentamu 2005 - to present date

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