Frank Ford (priest)

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Frank Edward Ford (9 July 1902 – 26 November 1976) was the Archdeacon of the East Riding from 1957 to 1970.

Ford was educated at Lancing College and Hertford College, Oxford.[1] He was ordained after a period of study at Westcott House, Cambridge and ordained in 1928.[2] After a curacy at St Chrysotom Victoria Park, Manchester[3] he worked for Toc H in various capacities from 1929 to 1940. He held incumbencies at St John Newland and St Thomas, Scarborough before his Archdeacon’s appointment; and Bainton afterwards.


  1. ^ ‘FORD, Ven. Frank Edward’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012 ; online edn, November 2012 accessed 26 August 2013
  2. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 1959–60 Cambridge, CUP, 1959
  3. ^ Church Web Site
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Henry Townsend Vodden
Archdeacon of the East Riding
Succeeded by
Donald George Snelgrove