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|Moore, the Rev. John.|
Incorp., M.A. from Oxford, 1756; adm.
at CORPUS CHRISTI, 1756.
S. of Thomas, gent.
[butcher], of Gloucester.
School, St Mary-de-Crypt, Gloucester.
Matric. from Pembroke College, Oxford, Mar. 27, 1745, age 15; B.A. (Oxford) 1748; M.A. (Oxford) 1751; B.D. and D.D. (Oxford) 1763.
of Durham, 1761.
Canon of Christ Church, Oxford, 1763.
R. of Ryton, Durham, 1769.
Dean of Canterbury, 1771-5. Bishop of Bangor, 1775-83.
Archbishop of Canterbury, 1783-1805.
Married (1) a dau. of Robert Wright Chief Justice of South Carolina; (2) Jan. 23, 1770, Catherine, dau. of Sir Robert Eden, Bart., of West Auckland, and had issue.
Died Jan. 18, 1805, at Lambeth Palace.
(Al. Oxon.; D.N.B.; G. Mag., 1805, I. 94 and 179.)
|Rev. John MOORE |
Approx. lifespan: 17301805
MA from OX, [Oxfordshire], 1756
Adm Corpus Christi College 1756
s. of Thomas MOORE gent.: , of Gloucester, [Gloucestershire],
Sch: St Mary-de-Crypt ((pl) )) Gloucester, [Gloucestershire],
Matric. from Pembroke College [Oxford] 1745:03:27 aged 15;
BA (Oxford) 1748
MA (Oxford) 1751
DD (Oxford) 1763
Prebendary: Durham, [Co. Durham], 1761
Canon of: : Christ Church, OX, [Oxfordshire], [Oxfordshire], 1763
R.: Ryton, Co. Durham , 1769
Dean of Canterbury, [Kent], 1771-5
Bishop of: Bangor, [Caernarvonshire], 1775-83
Archbishop of Canterbury 1783-1805
m. (1) a dau. of Robert Wright
Chief Justice of: South Carolina , [ USA ],
m. (2) 1770:01:23
Catherine dau. of Sir Robert EDEN, Bart., of West Auckland, [Co. Durham],
d. 1805:01:18 at Lambeth Palace, [London],
( Al. Oxon.; D.N.B.; G. Mag. 1805, I. 94 and 179)