Hamish Jamieson

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Hamish Thomas Umphelby[1] Jamieson, is an Anglican bishop.[2]

Early life[edit]

Hamish Jamieson was born on 15 February 1932 and educated at Sydney Church of England Grammar School, St Michael's House (Society of the Sacred Mission), Crafers SA and the University of New England (Australia).[3]

Religious life[edit]

Jamieson was ordained in 1956.[4] He was a member of the Bush Brotherhood of the Good Shepherd[5] from 1957 to 1962 when he became rector of Darwin, a post he held for five years. He was then a Royal Australian Navy chaplain until 1974 when he became the Bishop of Carpentaria.[6] A decade later he was translated to Bunbury,[7] retiring in 2000.


  1. ^ The Ulphelby Family
  2. ^ Havel’s House
  3. ^ Who's Who 2008: London, A & C Black, 2008 ISBN 978-0-7136-8555-8
  4. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory1975-76 Lambeth, Church House,1975 ISBN 0-19-200008-X
  5. ^ "Brothers in the Sun - a History of the Bush Brotherhood Movement in the Outback of Australia" Webb,R.A. Port Melbourne Rigby, 1978 ISBN 0-7270-0623-1
  6. ^ Anglican Archives
  7. ^ 1995 Synod
Anglican Communion titles
Preceded by
Ernest Eric Hawkey
Bishop of Carpentaria
Succeeded by
Anthony Francis Berners Hall-Matthews
Preceded by
Arthur Stanley Goldsworthy
Bishop of Bunbury
Succeeded by
William David Hair McCall