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Moore, Johnlocked

(bap. 1730, d. 1805)
  • Nigel Aston


Moore, John (bap. 1730, d. 1805), archbishop of Canterbury, son of George (d. 1775) and Jane Moore, formerly Cook (d. 1772), was baptized in St Michael's Church, Gloucester, on 13 January 1730. Like his predecessor Cardinal Wolsey, Moore was the son of a butcher and grazier; his father had a shop in ...

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