Duncan MacInnes

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For the Canadian military officer, see Duncan Sayre MacInnes.

Duncan MacInnes MBE, MC was an Anglican bishop in the 20th century.[1][2]

Biography[edit]

MacInnes was educated at Edinburgh Theological College and ordained in 1927.[3] He began his ordained ministry with a curacy at St Columba's Clydebank, after which he was curate in charge of Knightswood.[4] He was a chaplain to the British Armed Forces during World War II and then Dean of Argyll and The Isles.[5] In 1953 he became the Bishop of Moray, Ross and Caithness, a post he held until his death in 1970.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Times, Monday, 3 Dec 1962; pg. 14; Issue 55564; col B Marries couple at Holy Trinity Stirling
  2. ^ Gordon Chapel
  3. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory1947-48 Oxford, OUP,1947
  4. ^ ”Scottish Episcopal Clergy, 1689-2000” Bertie, D.M: Edinburgh T & T Clark ISBN 0-567-08746-8
  5. ^ “Who was Who” 1897–2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
Religious titles
Preceded by
James Courtney Bevin
Dean of Argyll and The Isles
1946 – 1953
Succeeded by
George James Cosmo Douglas
Preceded by
Piers Holt Wilson
Bishop of Moray, Ross and Caithness
1953 – 1970
Succeeded by
George Minshull Sessford