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Reginald FitzJocelin
(Died 1191)

Bishop of Bath
Archbishop of Canterbury Elect
Died: 26th December 1191


Reginald FitzJocelin, son of Reginald Jocelin, the Bishop of Salisbury who was excommunicated by Becket at Vezelay, was consecrated in 1171 and became Archdeacon of Salisbury. He was raised to the Bishopric of Wells in 1174 and bestowed the first charter on the city. In 1191, he was elected to the See of Canterbury, but died before his consecration.

Edited from Richard John King's "Handbook to the Cathedrals of England: Southern Division" (1903).

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