Michael Carey (priest)

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Michael Sausmarez Carey (7 December 1913 - 29 October 1985[1]) was an Anglican priest.[2]

Carey was educated at Haileybury and Imperial Service College and Keble College, Oxford. He was ordained in 1939.[3] After a curacy at St John’s Waterloo Road he became chaplain of Ripon College Cuddesdon. After a short time as a mission priest in Gambia he became Rector of Hunsdon and then Botley. He was the Archdeacon of Ely from 1962 to 1970 and then Dean of Ely until 1982.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Very Rev Michael Carey", The Times, 18 November 1985, p14
  2. ^ Who was Who, 1897-1990, London, A & C Black, 1991, ISBN 0-7136-3457-X
  3. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 1940-41, Oxford, OUP, 1941
  4. ^ National Archives
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Cyril Patrick Hankey
Dean of Ely
1970 – 1982
Succeeded by
Charles Allan Shaw