Right Reverend Frederic Wallis, Bishop of Wellington, 1908
Frederic Wallis memorial, Little Bredy
The Rt Rev Frederic Wallis, MA, DD (1854, Hastings – 24 June 1928, Bournemouth) was an eminent Anglican priest in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Frederic Wallis was born in Hastings, the son of Rev. Joseph Wallis, MA. He was educated at St Paul's and Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge. Ordained in 1876, he became Dean of Caius in 1878 and a Lecturer in Divinity Lecturer at Cambridge. In 1895 he was elevated to the Episcopate as Bishop of Wellington, a post he held for 16 years before retirement in 1911. On his return to England he was Archdeacon of Wilts (1911–1912), a Canon at Salisbury Cathedral (1913 onwards) and Archdeacon of Sherborne (1916–1919). He died on 24 June 1928, and is buried at Littlebredy.
A memorial labyrinth named in honor of Wallis and his wife Margaret is located at Hutt Hospital in Wellington, New Zealand.
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- ^ University IntelligenceThe Times Saturday, Apr 13, 1878; pg. 10; Issue 29228; col E
- ^ The Times, Tuesday, Aug 21, 1894; pg. 6; Issue 34348; col F New Bishop of Wellington
- ^ Obituary Bishop Wallis. Cambridge Don And Bishop In New Zealand The Times Sunday, Jun 24, 1928; pg. 19; Issue 44928; col B
- ^ Dorset Historic Churches Trust
- ^ Hutt Valley District Health Board. "Frederic & Margaret Wallis Labyrinth".