Westfaling [Westphaling], Herbert
- Martin E. Speight
Westfaling [Westphaling], Herbert (1531/2–1602), bishop of Hereford, was born in London, the son of Harbert Westphaling, whose family originated in Westphalia. He entered Christ Church, Oxford, in 1547, aged fifteen, where he graduated BA in 1551 and proceeded MA in 1555. In 1561 he took the degree of BTh, and incepted DTh in 1566. In February 1562 he was ordained priest by ...