William Haworth (priest)

William Haworth (1880 - 1960) was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1946 to 1959.[1]

He was born on 30 March 1880,[2] educated at Emmanuel College, Cambridge;[3] and ordained deacon in 1903, and priest in 1904.[4] After curacies in Tynemouth and Elswick he was priest in charge of Bridge of Weir. He was the Rector of St George, Glasgow from 1920 until 1943; and then Largs from 1944 until 1959.

He died on 13 February 1960.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Scottish Episcopal Clergy, 1689-2000" Bertie, D.M p596: Edinburgh T & T Clark ISBN 0-567-08746-8
  2. ^ Bertie (Ibid) p291
  3. ^ Venn Database
  4. ^ Crockfords (London, Horace Cox , 1908) p 651
  5. ^ "Very Rev. W. Haworth", The Times (London, England), 15 February 1960, p. 14.
Anglican Communion titles
Preceded by Glasgow and Galloway
1946–1959
Succeeded by