• Born date: 1562-10-19
  • Born in: Guildford
  • Death date: 1633-08-05
  • Death in: Croydon
George Abbot (bishop)

George Abbot (19 October 1562 – 5 August 1633) was an English divine who was Archbishop of Canterbury from 1611 to 1633. He also served as the fourth Chancellor of Trinity College, Dublin, from 1612 to 1633.The Chambers Biographical Dictionary describes him as "[a] sincere but narrow-minded Calvinist". Among his four brothers, Robert became Bishop of Salisbury and Maurice became Lord Mayor of London.