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Diocese of Northampton - Triptych

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Bishop Wareing, 1791-1865

Rt. Rev. William Wareing. Born in London, 16 February 1791. Ordained 1815. Bishop 1850-1858. Died 1865, buried at East Bergholt.

Rt. Rev. Francis Kerril Amherst. Born in London, 21 March 1819. Ordained 1846. Bishop 1858-1879. Died 1883, buried at Northampton Cathedral.

Rt. Rev. Arthur Grange Riddell. Born at Paris, 15 September 1836. Ordained 1858. Bishop 1880-1907. Died 1907, buried at Northampton Cathedral.

Rt. Rev. Frederick William Keating. Born at Birmingham, 13 June 1859. Ordained 1882. Bishop 1908-1921. Died 1928, buried at Upholland.

Rt. Rev. Dudley Charles Cary-Elwes. Born at Nice, 5 February 1868. Ordained 1896. Bishop 1921-1932. Buried at Great Billing.

Rt. Rev. Laurence Youens. Born at High Wycombe, 14 December 1873. Ordained 1901. Bishop 1933-1939. Buried at Belmont Abbey. 

Rt. Rev. Thomas Leo Parker. Born at Sutton Coldfield, 21 December 1887. Ordained 1915. Bishop 1942-1967. Buried at Northampton Cathedral.

Rt. Rev. Charles Alexander Grant. Born at Cambridge, 25 October 1906. Ordained 1935. Bishop 1967-1982. Buried at Woburn Sands.

Rt. Rev. Francis Gerard Thomas. Born at Stone, Staffs, 29 May 1930. Ordained 1955. Bishop 1982-1988. Buried at Great Billing.

Rt. Rev. Patrick Leo McCartie. Born at West Hartlepool, 5 September 1925. Ordained 1949. Bishop 1990-2001. Presently retired : Bishop Emeritus.

Rt. Rev. Kevin John Patrick McDonald. Born at Stoke-on-Trent, 18 August 1947. Ordained 1974. Bishop 2001-2003. Translated to Southwark as Metropolitan and Archbishop, 8 December 2003. Resigned that post December 2009

   
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