List of bishops of the Reformed Episcopal Church

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These are the early bishops of the Reformed Episcopal Church from its founding in 1873 to 1902:[1]

No. Bishop Consecration Consecrator Active in
1 George David Cummins (1822-1876) 15 November 1866[2]
2 Charles Edward Cheney 14 December 1873 1[3] Chicago
3 William Rufus Nicholson (1822-1901) 24 February 1876 New York and Philadelphia Synod
4 Edward Cridge (b. 1817) 16 July 1876 Canada (Jurisdiction of the Pacific Coast)
5 Samuel Fallows (1835-1922) 16 July 1876 Chicago
6 John Sugden (d. 1897) 20 August 1876 4 England
7 Thomas Huband Gregg (b. 1840) 20 June 1877 England
8 Alfred Spencer Richardson (1842-1907) 22 June 1879 3,5 England
9 Peter Fayssoux Stevens (b. 1830) 22 June 1879 South Carolina
10 James Allen Latané (1831-1902) 22 June 1879 New York and Philadelphia Synod
11 Hubert Bower (b. 1835) 19 August 1879 England
12 Edward Wilson 1 July 1880 Canada
13 Thomas W. Campbell (b. 1851) 31 May 1891 Canada; Brooklyn, NY
14 Philip X. Eldridge (b. 1846) 24 June 1892 England
15 J. Renney (d. 1894) 24 June 1892 England
16 William T. Sabine (b. 1838) elected 1902 New York and Philadelphia Synod
17 T. W. Bowman elected 1902 England

References[edit]

  1. ^ Annie Darling Price, A History of the Formation and Growth of the Reformed Episcopal Church, 1873-1902, p. 264-281. Available at http://books.google.com/books?id=BucTAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover
  2. ^ Appleton's Cyclopedia of American Biography, "George David Cummins".
  3. ^ "George David Cummins, Class of 1841".