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Alford, Charles Richard.
Adm. pens. at TRINITY, Jan. 23, 1835. [S. and h. of Charles, R. of St Audries, West Quantoxhead, Somerset.
B. there Aug. 13, 1816.
School, St Paul's; Exhibitioner.] Matric. Michs. 1835; B.A. 1839; M.A. 1842; D.D. 1867.
Ord. deacon (Lincoln) 1839; priest, 1840; C. of Finningley, near Doncaster, 1839-41.
P.C. of St Matthew's, Rugby, 1843-6. V. of Christ Church, Doncaster, Yorks., 1846-54.
Principal of the Metropolitan Training College, Highbury, Middlesex, 1854-64.
Lecturer at Christ Church, Highbury, 1854-65.
V. of Holy Trinity, Islington, 1865-6. Bishop of Victoria, Hong Kong, 1867-72.
Returned to England.
C. of Bowdon, Cheshire, 1872-3. V. of Christ Church, Claughton, 1874-7. V. of Kippington, Kent, 1877-80.
Commissary to the Bishop of Huron, Canada, 1880-1. Married (1) Sarah Jacosha, dau. of John Fleet, of Fenchurch Street, London, July 21, 1841; (2) Emma, dau. of Edward Sheardown, solicitor, of Doncaster, Sept. 26, 1877.
Author, First Principles of the Oracles of God, etc.
Died June 13, 1898, at Tunbridge Wells.
Buried there.
M.I. Father of Josiah G. (1866).
(Alford Family Notes; Crockford.)
Charles Richard ALFORD
Approx. lifespan: 1816–1898
Adm pens. Trinity College 1835:01:23
s. and h. of Charles ALFORD R.: St Audries West Quantoxhead, Somerset
b. West Quantoxhead, Somerset 1816:08:13
Sch: St Paul's Exhibitioner
Matric 1835:10MT:
BA 1839
MA 1842
DD 1867
Ord. deacon Lincoln 1839
Ord. priest 1840
C.: Finningley near Doncaster, [ Nottinghamshire ] 1839-41
P.C.: St Matthew's Rugby, [ Warwickshire ] 1843-46
V.: Christ Church Doncaster, South Yorkshire 1846-54
Principal: Sch: Metropolitan Training College Highbury, Middlesex 1854-64
Lecturer at: : Christ Church Highbury, [ Middlesex ] 1854-65
V.: Holy Trinity Islington, [ London ] 1865-66
Bishop of: Victoria, Honduras 1867-72
Returned to England
C.: Bowdon, Cheshire 1872-73
V.: Christ Church Claughton, [ Lancashire ] 1874-77
V.: Kippington, Kent 1877-80
Commissary to: : Bishop of Huron Huron, Canada 1880-81
m. (1) Sarah Jacosha FLEET dau. of John FLEET of Fenchurch Street, London 1841:07:21
m. (2) Emma SHEARDOWN dau. of Edward SHEARDOWN Solicitor of Doncaster, [ South Yorkshire ] 1877:09:26
Publ.: First Principles of the Oracles of God etc.
d. Tunbridge Wells, [ Kent ] 1898:06:13
bur. Tunbridge Wells, [ Kent ]
father of Josiah George ALFORD (1866)
( Alford Family Notes; Crockford