Charles Jenner

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Charles Herbert Jenner (born 26 July 1809, Westminster, London; died 6 October 1891, Wallington, Surrey) was an English cleric and cricketer with amateur status. He was associated with Cambridge University and made his first-class debut in 1828.[1]

The third son of Dr Herbert Jenner, and brother of Herbert Jenner and Henry Lascelles Jenner, he was educated at Eton College and Trinity Hall, Cambridge. He was ordained deacon in 1832, priest in 1833, and became rector of Merthyr Dyfan in 1834. He moved to become rector of Wenvoe in 1867.[2]


  1. ^ "Charles Jenner". CricketArchive. Retrieved 17 July 2013. 
  2. ^ "Jenner, Charles Herbert (JNR827CH)". A Cambridge Alumni Database. University of Cambridge. 


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