Charles Escreet

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Charles Ernest Escreet (20 February 1852 - 3 March 1919)[1] was an Anglican priest: the Archdeacon of Lewisham from 1906 to 1919.

Escreet was educated at Tonbridge School and Wadham College, Oxford.[2] He was ordained in 1875[3] and began his career with curacies at Barham and Battersea. He was Vicar of St Andrew’s, Stockwell from 1882 to 1892; Rector of Woolwich from 1892 to 1909; and Vicar of the Church of the Ascension, Blackheath from 1909 to 1917.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Archdeacon Escreet The Times (London, England), Tuesday, Mar 04, 1919; pg. 12; Issue 42039
  2. ^ University Intelligence The Times (London, England), Saturday, Jun 08, 1878; pg. 12; Issue 29276
  3. ^ “Who was Who” 1897-1990 London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 071363457X
  4. ^ ”The Clergy List” London, Kelly’s, 1913