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Sandford, Ven. Folliott Georgelocked


Born 26 April 1861; s of late Rev. George Sandford, MA, Vicar of Ecclesall; m 1888, Rosamond Mary, d of Ralph Blakelock Smith of Bent’s Green, Ecclesall, Sheffield; one s two d; died 14 July 1945

Archdeacon of Doncaster, 1913–41, Archdeacon emeritus since 1941; Canon of York; Commissary to the Archbishop of Melbourne, 1905


Sheffield Collegiate School; Corpus Christi College, Cambridge; 2nd Class in Theological Tripos


Ordained Curate of Sheffield Parish Church, 1884; Rector Holy Trinity Goodramgate, with St John del Pyke, and St Maurice, Bedern, and part of Minster Yard, York, 1888; Vicar of St Andrew’s Sharrow, Sheffield, 1893; Member of the Sheffield School Board, 1895; Chairman, 1897–1900, and 1900–03; Vicar and Rural Dean of Huddersfield, 1903; Vicar of Doncaster, 1905–28; Rural Dean of Doncaster, 1910–19 and 1929–34; Prebendary of Dunnington in York Minster, 1909–14; Proctor in Convocation for the Archdeaconry of Huddersfield; Official of the Archdeacon of Huddersfield, 1903; Chaplain to the Corporation of Doncaster; Chaplain to the 2nd Duke of Wellington’s West Riding Regiment, 1903–05; Chaplain to the Queen’s Own Yorkshire Dragoons, 1905; Hon. Canon Sheffield, 1914; Hon. Secretary of South Yorkshire Coalfields Church Extension Committee since 1909; Hon. Freedom of Doncaster


Leahurst, Tickhill via Doncaster

Tickhill 207