Newcome, Richard an English prelate, flourished near the middle of the last century. He was canon of Windsor until, in 1754, he was elevated to the episcopate and made bishop of Llandaff, was transferred to the see of St. Asaph in 1761, and died in 1769. He published several of his sermons (Lond. 1756, 1761. 1764, all 4to).