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Shears, Ernest Henry.
Adm. pens. at ST JOHN'S, July 1, 1868. [9th s.] of James Henry [of James Shears and Co., Engineers] (and Mary Mann, his 2nd wife).
B. at Streatham, Surrey.
Bapt. Apr. 1, 1849.
School, King's College, London.
Matric. Michs. 1868; B.A. 1872; M.A. 1897.
Ord. deacon (Lincoln, for Maritzburg) 1871; priest (Maritzburg) 1872; C. of Durban, Natal, 1872-3. C. of Verulam, 1873-5. Inc. of Karkloof, 1875-82.
Chaplain to the Bishop of Maritzburg, 1877-92.
Inc. of St Andrew's, Pinetown, 1882-92.
Archdeacon of Durban, 1887-92.
Sec. (S.P.G.) for diocs. of Lichfield and Chester, 1892-5; S.P.G. Depn., 1895-1902.
C. of Moreton-Saye, Salop, 1902-4. Gen.
Lic., dio. of Lich-field, 1904-10; on the Bishop of Lichfield's special service staff, 1910-13.
R. of Norbury, Salop, 1913-17.
Married, 1875, Mary Seawell Boulger.
Residing at Lawnside Newport Road, Stafford, in 1895.
Died Feb. 20, 1917, at Stafford, aged 68.
Half-brother of the next.
(Eagle, XXXIX. 254; Crockford; The Times, Mar. 7, 1917; P. E. Towell.)
Ernest Henry SHEARS
Approx. lifespan: 1849–1917
pens. St John's College adm1868:07:01
9th s.] of James Henry of James SHEARS and Company, Engineers (and Mary Mann, his 2nd wife)
b. Streatham, Surrey
c. 1849:04:01
Sch: King's College London
Matric 1868:10MT:
BA 1872
MA 1897
Ord. deacon Lincoln, for Maritzburg 1871
Ord. priest Maritzburg 1872
C.: Durban, Natal , South Africa 1872-73
C.: Verulam, [ South Africa ] 1873-75
Inc. of Karkloof, [ South Africa ] 1875-82
Chapl.: to the Bishop of Maritzburg 1877-92
Inc. of St Andrew's, Pinetown, [ South Africa ] 1882-92
Archdeacon of: Durban, [ South Africa ] 1887-92
Sec.: (S.P.G.) for diocs. of Lichfield and Chester Staffordshire , Cheshire 1892-95
S.P.G. Depn. 1895-1902
C.: Moreton-Saye, Shropshire 1902-04
General: Lic., Diocese of Lichfield, [ Staffordshire ] 1904-10
on the Bishop of Lichfield's special service staff 1910-13
R.: Norbury, Shropshire 1913-17
m. 1875 Mary Seawell Boulger.
Residing at Lawnside Newport Road, Stafford, [ Staffordshire ] in1895
d. Stafford, [ Staffordshire ] 1917:02:20 aged 68.
half-brother of James Henry SHEARS (1837)
( Eagle, XXXIX. 254; Crockford; The Times 1917:03:07; P. E. Towell.)