John White (bishop)
|Bishop of Winchester|
|Appointed||6 July 1556|
|Ordination||1 April 1554|
by Edmund Bonner
Farnham, Hampshire, England
|Died||1560 (aged 49–50)|
|Previous post||Bishop of Lincoln (1554–1556)|
He was Warden of Winchester College from 1541, and wrote verses on the marriage to Philip II of Spain. He was Archdeacon of Taunton from 1551 to 1554 after which he was Bishop of Lincoln from 1554 to 1556. He was then Bishop of Winchester from 1556, but was deprived of his see in 1559 on the accession of Elizabeth I, and imprisoned. There is a memorial to him in Winchester College Chapel.
- http://www.hamline.edu/brass/pdfs/n_win-coll_c1548.pdf[permanent dead link]
- Kirby, Thomas Frederick (1888). Winchester scholars. A list of the wardens, fellows, and scholars of Saint Mary college of Winchester, near Winchester, commonly called Winchester college. London: H. Frowde.
- http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/Documents/the_marriage_of_queen_mary.htm[unreliable source]
- "Notes to the diary: 1560 | British History Online". www.british-history.ac.uk. Retrieved 2019-11-12.
|Church of England titles|
| Bishop of Lincoln
| Bishop of Winchester