Reference Entry

Luxmoore, John (1756-1830), bishop of St Asaph

Matthew F. Cragoe

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Luxmoore, John (1756-1830), bishop of St Asaph, was born at Okehampton, Devon, the son of John Luxmoore and his wife, Mary Cunningham. He was educated at Ottery St Mary School and at Eton College, whence he passed as a scholar in 1776 to King's College, Cambridge; he graduated BA in ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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