William Crawley (priest)
William Crawley (20 April 1803 in Rotherfield - 12 January 1896 in Bryngwyn) was a long serving 19th-century Welsh Anglican priest, most notably Archdeacon of Monmouth for over forty years.
Crawley was educated at Shrewsbury and Magdalene College, Cambridge. He was a Fellow of Magdalen from 1824 to 1834. Crawley was ordained deacon in 1825 and priest in 1826. He held livings at Llanvihangel (1831-1858) and Bryngwyn (1834-1896). He was Archdeacon of Monmouth from 1844 to 1885.
- National Library of Wales
- Villages Alive Trust
- "A Charge Delivered to the Clergy of the Archdeaconry of Monmouth, at the Vernal Visitation, in April, 1847" Church of England. Archdeaconry of Monmouth. Archdeacon Crawley: Monmouth Farror, T, 1849
- 'ECCLESIASTICAL INTELLIGENCE' The Morning Post (London, England) Tuesday, Jan. 21, 1896 Issue 38570 p3
- Alumni Cantabrigienses: A Biographical List of All Known Students, Graduates and Holders of Office at the University of Cambridge, from the Earliest Times to 1900, John Venn/John Archibald Venn Cambridge University Press > (10 volumes 1922 to 1953) Part II. 1752–1900 Vol. ii. Chalmers – Fytche, (1944) p172
- Crockford's Clerical Directory 1885 p284: London; Horace Cox; 1885
- Cobbold Family History Trust
- Dictionary of Welsh Biography
- "Crawley, Richard". Dictionary of National Biography. London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1885–1900.
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