Nicholas Kendall (priest)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Nicholas Kendall (died 3 March 1739/40) was the Archdeacon of Totnes from 1713 until 1739. [1]

He was born the son of Bernard Kendall of Lostwithiel and educated at Exeter College, Oxford, matriculating in 1673, and graduating B.A. in 1677, and M.A. in 1679/80. He was incorporated at Cambridge in 1699 and became rector of Sheviocke, Cornwall from 1680 to 1740 and vicar of Lanlivery in 1681 He was made a prebendary of Exeter cathedral in 1688 and collated Archdeacon of Totnes in 1713, which post he held until his death on 3 March 1739/40.

He was father of Charles and Walter.

References[edit]

  1. ^ ”Some account of the barony and town of Okehampton:Its antiquities and institutions” Bridges, W.B; Wright, W.H.K; Rattenbury, J; Shebbeare, R; Thomas, C; Fothergill, H.G Tiverton, W.Masland,1889
Church of England titles
Preceded by
George Fleetwood
Archdeacon of Totnes
1713–1739
Succeeded by
George Baker