The Archbishop of York is a high-ranking cleric in the Church of England, second only to the Archbishop of Canterbury. He is the diocesan bishop of the Diocese of York and metropolitan of the Province of York, which covers the northern portion of England (north of the Trent) as well as the Isle of Man. The archbishop is a member ex officio of the House of Lords, and is styled Primate of England. (The Archbishop of Canterbury is "Primate of All England".)
Holders of the office during the period of the wiki:
- 1426 1452 Cardinal John Kemp Translated from London; created a Cardinal in 1439; translated to Canterbury.
- 1452 1464 William Booth Translated from Lichfield.
- 1465 1476 George Neville Translated from Exeter.
- 1476 1480 Lawrence Booth Translated from Durham.
- 1480 1500 Thomas Rotherham Translated from Lincoln.
More information and a full list on the Wikipedia page .
The website of the Archbishopric is .