Dean of Rochester
The Dean of Rochester is the head of the chapter of canons at Rochester Cathedral, the mother church of the Church of England Diocese of Rochester.
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William Busby
William Beaumont Busby was Dean of Rochester from 1808 to 1820.He was born in 1757 and educated at Winchester and New College, Oxford. He was Rector of Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire and then Canon of t...
Stanley Betts
Stanley Woodley Betts CBE (23 March 1912 – 7 June 2003) was an Anglican priest in the 20th century.
Betts was educated at Perse School and Jesus College, Cambridge. He was ordained in 1936 and was...
Thomas Herring
Thomas Herring (1693 – 23 March 1757) was Archbishop of Canterbury from 1747 to 1757.
He was the son of John Herring, rector of Walsoken in Norfolk, who had previously been vicar of Foxton, near C...
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Robert Stannard
The Rt Rev Robert William Stannard (20 October 1895 - 26 December 1986) was an eminent Anglican priest in the middle part of the 20th century. He was born on 20 October 1895 and educated at Westminste...
Thomas Dampier
Thomas Dampier (1748 – 13 May 1812) was the Bishop of Rochester then Ely.
He was eldest son of Dr Thomas Dampier, who was lower master at Eton College and from 1774 Dean of Durham. He was educated...
Nicholas Clagett
Nicholas Clagett (born 1685/6, died 1746) was an English bishop.
Claggett was from a clerical family of Bury St Edmunds. He went up to Trinity College, Cambridge aged 16 in April 1702, graduating ...
Adrian Newman (bishop)
Adrian Newman (born 21 December 1958) is the area Bishop of Stepney in the Diocese of London. He was formerly Dean of Rochester.Newman studied at the University of Bristol (BSc, DipTh, MPhil) and was ...
Thomas Lamplugh
Thomas Lamplugh (1615 – 5 May 1691) was an English churchman who became Archbishop of York
He was the son of Christopher Lamplugh of Thwing, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorkshire and his wife Anne, ...
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Benjamin Lany
Benjamin Lany (Laney) (1591–1675) was an English academic and bishop.
Born in Ipswich, Lany was a student at Christ's College, Cambridge. He became a Fellow of Pembroke Hall, Cambridge in 1616, an...
Walter Balcanquhall
Walter Balcanquhall (1586?-1645) was a Scottish clergyman who became a staunch royalist and supporter of the church policy of Charles I of England. He was chosen by James I as a delegate from the Chu...
Thomas Thurlow (bishop)
Thomas Thurlow (1737–1791) was an English bishop.
He graduated M.A. from Magdalen College, Oxford in 1761. He became Dean of Rochester in 1775, Bishop of Lincoln in 1779, additionally Dean of St P...
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Francis Underhill
Francis Underhill (16 May 1878 - 24 January 1943. was an Anglican bishop in the first half of the 20th century.Underhill was educated at Shrewsbury School and Exeter College, Oxford. He was ordained i...
Robert Stevens (priest)
Robert Stevens (1777 - 3 February 1870) was a long serving Dean of Rochester in the 19th Century.Stevens was the son of Robert Stevens of Norwich. He was educated at Westminster School where he took ...
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William Markham (bishop)
William Markham (1719–3 November 1807), English divine and Archbishop of York, was educated at Westminster and at Christ Church, Oxford.He was one of the best scholars of his day, and attained to the ...
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Ernald Lane
Ernald Lane (born 3 March 1836) was an Anglican priest in the late 19th Century and the early part of the 20th. He was born the son of John Newton Lane of King's Bromley, Staffordshire and educated at...
Reginald Talbot (priest)
Reginald Thomas Talbot (1862 - 29 March 1935) was an Anglican priest in the first part of the 20th century. Talbot was educated at Clifton and Exeter College, Oxford. He was ordained in 1886 and was a...
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Thomas Turner (Dean of Canterbury)
Thomas Turner (1591–1672) was an English royalist churchman and Dean of Canterbury.
Turner was born at Reading, Berkshire in 1591, the son of Thomas Turner of Heckfield in Hampshire, mayor of Read...
William Barnard (bishop)
William Barnard (1697 – 10 January 1768) was an Anglican bishop, Bishop of Derry from 1747 until his death.Barnard was educated at Westminster School and Trinity College, Cambridge, where he graduated...
John Arnold (priest)
John Robert Arnold OBE (born 1 November 1933) is a retired Anglican priest and noted author. Arnold was educated at Christ’s Hospital and Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge. He was ordained in 1960 and...
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Thomas Dale (priest)
Thomas Dale (22 August 1797 – 14 May 1870) was a British priest in the Church of England who was the Dean of Rochester for a brief period in 1870. He was also a poet and theologian.
Dale was born...
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Simon Lowth
Simon Lowth (1636–1720) was an English nonjuring clergyman, nominated by James II as Dean of Rochester, and later a controversialist on the position of bishops.
He studied at Clare Hall, Cambridge...
Henry King (poet)
Henry King (1592 – 30 September 1669) was an English poet and bishop.
The older son of John King, Bishop of London, and his wife Joan Freeman, he was baptised at Worminghall, Buckinghamshire...
Peter Mews
Peter Mews (25 March 1619 – 9 November 1706) was an English Royalist theologian and bishop.
Mews was born at Caundle Purse in Dorset, and was educated at the Merchant Taylors' School, London, and ...
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Ernest Blackie
Ernest Morell Blackie (19 August 1867–1943) was an Anglican bishop in the 20th century. Blackie was born in Leamington Spa and educated at Cheltenham Grammar School and the University of London. Ordai...
Godfrey Goodman
Godfrey Goodman (also called Hugh; 28 February 1582 or 1583–19 January 1656) was the Anglican Bishop of Gloucester, and a member of the Protestant Church. He was the son of Godfrey Goodman (senior) an...
Edmund Freke
Edmund Freke (also spelled Freake or Freak; c. 1516–1591) was an English dean and bishop.
He was born in Essex, and educated at Cambridge, gaining his M.A. there c. 1550.In 1565 he was appointed C...
Samuel Goodenough
Samuel Goodenough (1743 – 12 August 1827) was the Bishop of Carlisle from 1808 until his death in 1827, and an amateur botanist and collector. He is honoured in the scientific names of the plant genus...
Robert Scott (Master of Clare)
Robert Scott (c.1569-1620) was an English churchman and academic, Master of Clare College, Cambridge and Dean of Rochester.
He was baptized in 1569 at Barnston, Essex, and matriculated as sizar at...