Herbert Kirkpatrick

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The Ven Herbert Francis Kirkpatrick , MA was an eminent Anglican priest [1] in the first half of the 20th century.

He was born into an ecclesiastical family on 31 July 1888[2] and educated at Marlborough and Jesus College, Cambridge. After curacies in Middlesbrough and Torquay he became Vicar of All Saints, Cambridge, a post he held until 1922. He was Principal of the Missionary College of SS Peter and Paul in Dorchester on Thames from then until 1947[3] when he was appointed Archdeacon of Ely. He retired in 1961 and died a decade later on 21 July 1971.[4]


  1. ^ The Times, Saturday, Jul 24, 1971; pg. 14; Issue 58233; col G Obituary The Ven H. F. Kirkpatrick
  2. ^ His father was the Very Reverend Alexander Francis Kirkpatrick, DD Dean of Ely from 1907 until 1936 > “Who was Who” 1897-2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
  3. ^ Crockford's Oxford, OUP, 1947-48
  4. ^ Who was Who (ibid)
Church of England titles
Preceded by
William Leavers MacKennal
Archdeacon of Ely
Succeeded by
Michael Sausmarez Carey