Burghill [Burghull], John
- R. N. Swanson
Burghill [Burghull], John (c. 1330–1414), bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, was the son of Thomas Burghill and his wife, Sibylla; heraldry links his father with the Burghills of Burghill, in Herefordshire; his mother's arms were a version of Peverel of Leicestershire. His family background is otherwise obscure. His will mentions two brothers (...