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Wright, Most Rev. John Charleslocked

Born 19 Aug. 1861; s of late Rev. J. Farrall Wright, Vicar of Christ Church, Bolton; m Dorothy Margaret Isabella, d of late Col Hon. Ivo de Vesci Fiennes, and g d of 14th Lord Saye and Sele; one s three d; died 24 Feb. 1933

Archbishop of Sydney, and Metropolitan of New South Wales since 1909, Primate of Australia since 1910


Manchester Grammar School; Merton College, Oxford


Ordained, 1885; Curate of Kibworth-Beauchamp, 1885–88; Bradford, 1888–93; Vicar of Ulverston, 1893–95; St George’s, Leeds, 1895–1904; St George’s, Hulme, 1904–09; Canon Residentiary of Manchester, 1904–09; Archdeacon of Manchester, 1909; Sub-Prelate of the Order of St John of Jerusalem, 1929


Thoughts on Modern Church Life and Work


Union, Sydney


Bishopscourt, Edgcliff, Sydney, Australia