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Adm. at CLARE, June 12, 1880. [6th s. of John, manufacturer, of Mile Ash House, near Derby.
B. Dec. 25, 1861.
School, Derby.] Matric. Michs. 1880; B.A. 1884; M.A. 1887.
Ord. deacon (Oxford), 1885; priest, 1886; C. of St John's, Reading, 1885-7. Missionary (C.M.S.) at Kumamoto, Japan , 1887-9; Chaplain at Kobe, 1889-95.
Assistant Chaplain, Mission to Seamen, London , 1895-6. C. of Wimbledon, Surrey , 1897-1902.
S.P.G. Missionary at Yokohama, 1902-5. V. of Ewell, Surrey , 1906-11.
Chaplain at Yokohama, 1911-15.
F.R.G.S.; awarded the Back grant for his explorations in the Japanese Alps.
First honorary member of the Japanese Alpine Club.
Order of the Sacred Treasure, Japan , 1937.
Married, Apr. 3, 1902, Frances Emily, 2nd dau. of Sir Francis Fox, of Wimbledon.
She was one of the most distinguished women-climbers of her day, accompanying her husband on many climbs in Japan . Author, Mountaineering and Exploring in Japanese Alps, etc.
Died Mar. 27, 1940, in London .
( Derby Sch. Reg.; Crockford; Who's Who; The Times, Mar. 29, 1940.)
|Walter WESTON |
Approx. lifespan: 18611940
Adm Clare College 1880:06:12
6th s. of John WESTON manufacturer, of Mile Ash House, near Derby, [ Derbyshire ]
Sch: Derby School Derby, [ Derbyshire ]
Ord. deacon OX 1885
Ord. priest 1886
C.: St John's Reading, [ Berkshire ] 1885-87
Missionary: ( C.M.S. ) Kumamoto, Japan 1887-89
Chapl.: Kobe, [ Japan ] 1889-95
Assistant: Chapl., Mission to Seamen, London 1895-96
C.: Wimbledon, Surrey 1897-1902
S.P.G. Missionary at: : Yokohama, [ Japan ] 1902-05
V.: Ewell, Surrey 1906-11
Chapl.: Yokohama, [ Japan ] 1911-15
F.R.G.S.; awarded the Back grant for his explorations in the Japanese Alps, [ Japan ]
Member of: : Japanese Alpine Club
Order of the Sacred Treasure, Japan 1937
m. 1902:04:03 Frances Emily FOX 2nd dau. of Sir Francis FOX of Wimbledon, [ Surrey ]
She was one of the most distinguished women-climbers of her day, accompanying her husband on many climbs Japan
Publ.: Mountaineering and Exploring in Japanese Alps etc.
d. 1940:03:27 in London
( Derby School Reg.; Crockford; Who's Who; The Times 1940:03:29)
[add:] d. aged 78[:add]
[add:](P.J. Barnwell: Clare A.A., 1947, p. 104)[:add]