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Mildert, William Van (1765-1836), bishop of Durham

Elizabeth Varley

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/28096
Mildert, William Van (1765-1836), bishop of Durham


Mildert, William Van (1765-1836), bishop of Durham, was born on 6 November 1765 at his father's residence in Blackman Street, Southwark, London, the fourth child and second son of Cornelius Van Mildert (1722-1799), gin distiller, and his wife, Martha, née Hill (1732-1804). He was baptized on 8 December by the ...

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