Henry Brett (priest)

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The Very Reverend
Henry Robert Brett
Dean of Belfast
In office
Personal details
Born 18 October 1868
Died 2 November 1932[1]
Spouse(s) Constance née White
Alma mater Trinity College, Dublin
Religion Church of Ireland

Henry Robert Brett was Dean of Belfast[2] in the second quarter of the 20th century.[3]
Ordained in 1893, his first posts were curacies at Coleraine and Belfast after which he was Vicar of St Peter's Belfast[4] and then Archdeacon of Connor before his appointment as Dean of Belfast.[5]


  1. ^ The Times, Friday, 4 November 1932; pg. 19; Issue 46282; col A Obituary The Dean Of Belfast
  2. ^ Cathedral web-site
  3. ^ A New History of Ireland Moody, T.M; Martin, F.X; Byrne, F.J; Cosgrove, F: Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1976 ISBN 0198217455
  4. ^ "The Clergy List, Clerical Guide and Ecclesiastical Directory" London, Kelly's, 1913
  5. ^ "Who was Who" 1897-1990 London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 071363457X
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Thomas Gibson George Collins
Dean of Belfast
1926 – 1927
Succeeded by
William Shaw Kerr