Dean of Belfast
The Dean of Belfast is the senior official of St Anne's Cathedral in the city of Belfast, Northern Ireland and head of the Chapter, its governing body.
John Shearer (priest)
John (Jack) Shearer (30 December 1926 – 12 January 2001), OBE was a Church of Ireland clergyman and the Dean of Belfast cathedral.He was born in Belfast and educated at Belfast Technical High Sc...
Henry Brett (priest)
Henry Robert Brett was Dean of Belfast in the second quarter of the 20th century. Ordained in 1893, his first posts were curacies at Coleraine and Belfast after which he was Vicar of St Peter’s Belfa...
Thomas Collins (bishop)
Thomas Gibson George Collins was Bishop of Meath for a short time in the second quarter of the 20th century.Ordained in 1896, he was firstly a curate at Maralin before becoming Rector of Rathfriland ...
William Kerr (bishop)
William Shaw Kerr was an Irish Anglican bishop, the first Bishop of Down and Dromore in the Church of Ireland.Kerr was born in 1873 and educated at Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1897, his f...
Charles D'Arcy
Charles Frederick D'Arcy (2 January 1859 – 1 February 1938) was a Church of Ireland bishop. He was the Bishop of Clogher from 1903 to 1907 when he was translated to become Bishop of Ossory, Fer...
Samuel Crooks
The Very Reverend Samuel Bennett Crooks, OBE, TD MA was Dean of Belfast in the last third of the 20th century.He was born on 20 January 1920 into an ecclesiastical family (his father was the Rev. S. B...
Cuthbert Peacocke
Cuthbert Irvine Peacocke TD (26 April 1903 – 6 April 1994) was the 8th Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, retiring in 1975. Peacocke was born at St Mary’s Rectory, Dublin. He was educated at Saint Columba's ...
Charles Grierson
Charles Thornton Primrose Grierson was an eminent Irish clergyman in the first third of the 20th century. Ordained in 1881, he began his career with a curacy at Kells, after which he was Rector of S...
Cyril Elliott
Robert Cyril Hamilton Glover Elliott (known as Cyril; 1890–1977) was an eminent Irish clergyman in the middle of the 20th century. Ordained in 1915, he began his career as a Chaplain to the Forces, af...
Henry O'Hara
Henry Stewart O’Hara (1843–1923) was an eminent Church of Ireland priest in the last decades of the 19th century and the early ones of the 20th.O’Hara was born on September 6, 1843 into an ecclesias...
John Robinson (priest)
The Very Reverend John Joseph Robinson, MA was Dean of Belfast in the first decades of the 20th century.He was born in Dublin in 1852, educated at Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1875. His ...