Edwards, Howel Holland, 1762-1846

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EDWARDS, HOWEL HOLLAND, son of Rev. Edward Edwards, Caerhun, Caernarvonshire; b. 6 Nov 1762; adm. from Ruthin Sch. 7 Apr 1777; KS 1778; elected to Christ Church, Oxford 1782, matr. 30 May 1782, Westminster Student 24 Dec 1782 - void 10 Apr 1795, expiry year of grace as R. Waddesdon; BA 1786; MA 1789; ordained; Librarian and Chaplain to Duke of Marlborough; Rector of Waddesdon, Bucks. (second portion) 31 May 1794-99; Prebendary of St. Asaph 19 Apr 1799; Rector of Pennant, Denbighshire, and of Llanrwst, Denbighshire 6 Apr 1799; Prebendary of Westminster from 31 May 1803; Proctor in Convocation 31 Jan 1807; Rector of St. John the Evangelist, Westminster, 21 Apr 1807-32; m. 12 May 1798 Caroline, sister of Richard Palmer (qv); d. 29 Sep 1846. Buried in North Ambulatory, Westminster Abbey.


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Users should note that the information recorded here that is not to be found in the first two volumes of the Record of Old Westminsters and its first Supplement has been assembled from various published and manuscript sources by Hugh Edmund Pagan MA FSA, and all new resulting text is his copyright, © 2014.

The Record of Old Westminsters: A biographical list of all those who are known to have been educated at Westminster School from the earliest times to 1927, Volumes 1 & 2, compiled by G. F. Russell Barker and Alan H. Stenning, London, 1928.

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