Francis Clarke (priest)

Francis Edward Clarke was an Irish Anglican clergyman.[1]

Clarke was born in Armagh, was educated at Trinity College, Dublin; and ordained in 1879.[2] After a Curacy in Kilashee he was the incumbent at Killinagh from 1879 until 1883. He was then at Boyle from 1883; and Archdeacon of Elphin from 1904 until his death on 9 March 1910.[3]


  1. ^ Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I., eds. (1986). Handbook of British Chronology (3rd, reprinted 2003 ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.
  2. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 1908 p 274: London, Horace Cox, 1929
  3. ^ The Biddulph Family of Rathrobin and Vicarstown
Religious titles
Preceded by
Alexander Major Kearney
Archdeacon of Elphin
Succeeded by
William Wolfe Wagner