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Nickson, George.
Adm. pens.
at CORPUS CHRISTI, Oct. 1, 1884.
Of Lancs.
[Eldest s. of John, of Cefn Isaf, Tal-y-Cafn, N. Wales.
B. May 9, 1864.
School, Southport; and at Trinity College, Dublin.] Matric. Michs. 1884; B.A. (Theol.
Trip., Pt I, 1st Class) 1887; M.A. 1891; D.D. 1906.
Adm. ad eundem at Trinity College, Dublin, 1899; LL.B. (Dublin) 1899; LL.D. (Dublin) 1900.
Hon. D.D., Durham, 1907; Hon. LL.D., Bristol, 1925.
Ord. deacon (Ely) 1888; priest, 1889.
Tutor and Bursar of Ridley Hall, 1888-97.
Lecturer in Theology at Selwyn, 1895-7. C. of Holy Trinity, Cambridge, 1888-90.
V. of St Bene't's, Cambridge, 1892-3. Select Preacher, 1893, 1896, 1915 and 1920.
Lady Margaret Preacher, 1923.
V. of St John-the-Divine, Fairfield, Liverpool, 1897-1905.
V. of St Andrew's, Southport, 1905-6. Canon of Durham, 1906-14.
Suffragan Bishop of Jarrow, 1906-14.
Bishop of Bristol, 1914-33.
Pro-Chancellor of the University of Bristol, 1922-33.
Chaplain and Sub-Prelate, Order of St John of Jerusalem, 1931.
Latterly of Lis Escop, Church Stretton, Salop, where he died Feb. 23, 1949.
Contributor, Church and Life of To-day; Revelation.
(Crockford; Who's Who; The Times
, Feb. 25, 1949.)
Approx. lifespan: 1864–1962
pens. Corpus Christi College adm1884:10:01
Of Lancashire ,
Eldest s. of John NICKSON, of Cefn Isaf, Tal-y-Cafn, Caernarvonshire ,
b. 1864:05:09
Sch: Southport School Southport, [Lancashire], ; and at Trinity College, Dublin
Matric 1884:10MT:
BA Theol.Trip.,
Pt I, 1st Class 1887
MA 1891
DD 1906
Adm ad eundem Trinity College, Dublin 1899
LLB Dublin 1899
LLD Dublin 1900
Hon. DD,
Durham: 1907
Hon.LLD Bristol, [Somerset], 1925
Ord. deacon Ely 1888
Ord. priest 1889
Tutor and Bursar of: : 1888-97
Lecturer in Theology at: : Selwyn 1895-7
C.: Holy Trinity, CB, ???, [Cambridgeshire], 1888-90
V.: St Bene't's, CB, ???, [Cambridgeshire], 1892-3
Select Preacher: 1893, 1896, 1915, and 1920
Lady Margaret Preacher: 1923
V.: St John-the-Divine, Fairfield, Liverpool, [Lancashire], 1897-1905
V.: St Andrew's, Southport, [Lancashire], 1905-6
Canon of: Durham, [Co. Durham], 1906-14
Suffragan Bishop of Jarrow, [Co. Durham], 1906-14
Bishop of: Bristol, [Somerset], 1914-33
Chancellor of: : University of Bristol, [Somerset], 1922-33
Chapl.: and Sub-Prelate, Order of St John of Jerusalem 1931
Latterly of Lis Escop, Church Stretton, Shropshire ,
d. 1949:02:23
Contributor, Church and Life of To-day; Rev.elation. (Crockford; Who's Who; The Times) 1949:02:25)