Edmund Gibson

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Edmund Gibson served as the Bishop of London from 1716 until 1748. During this time, he served as chancellor of the College of William and Mary twice from 1721 until 1729 and again from 1737 until his death in 1748.

Preceded by College of William and Mary Chancellor Succeeded by
William Wake

1721-1729

Edmund Gibson

1729-1736

William Wake

1736-1737

Preceded by College of William and Mary Chancellor Succeeded by
William Wake

1736-1737

Edmund Gibson

1737-1748

Thomas Sherlock

1749-1761

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