Reference Entry

Barrington, Shute (1734–1826), bishop of Durham

E. A. Varley

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Barrington, Shute (1734–1826), bishop of Durham, was born on 26 May 1734 at the family seat of Becket, Berkshire, sixth and youngest son of the prominent protestant politician John Shute Barrington, first Viscount Barrington in the Irish peerage (1678–1734), and of his wife, ...

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Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches

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