Charles Burney (priest)

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Charles Burney was an Anglican priest: the Archdeacon of Kingston-upon-Thames from 1879 to 1904.

Burney was born into an eminent family and educated at Magdalen College, Oxford. He was ordained in 1938[1] and began his career as a curate at Sible Hedingham. He was Vicar of Halstead from 1850 to 1864; Rector of Wickham Bishops from 1864 to 1870 and Vicar of St Mark’s, Surbiton, from 1870. [2]

He died on 1 January 1907.[3]


  1. ^ “Who was Who” 1897-1990 London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 071363457X
  2. ^ "The Clergy List, Clerical Guide and Ecclesiastical Directory" London, Hamilton & Co, 1889
  3. ^ Obituary The Times (London, England), Wednesday, 2 January 1907; pg. 8; Issue 38219