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Hollis, Rt Rev. George Arthurlocked


Born 17 April 1868; e s of late Henry William Hollis, JP, Managing Director of the Weardale Coal and Iron Co; m 1898, Mary Margaret (d 1941), 4th d of Charles Marcus Church, Canon of Wells Cathedral; four s; died 20 March 1944

Bishop Suffragan of Taunton since 1931; Residentiary Canon of Wells since 1918; Prebendary of Wanstrow, 1940


Keble College, Oxford


Ordained, 1894; Curate of St James, Wednesbury, 1894–95; Chaplain Wells College, 1895–98; Lecturer, 1898–1903; Vice-Principal, 1903–09; Priest Vicar of Wells Cathedral, 1904–09; Perpetual Curate of Armley, 1909–13; of Headingley, 1913–18; Principal of Wells Theological College, 1919–30; Prebendary of Coombe 13th, and Chancellor of Wells Cathedral, 1918–35; Archdeacon of Wells, Prebendary of Huish and Brent, 1935–40


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East Liberty, Wells, Somerset

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