Henry Dewsbury Alves Major

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The Right Reverend
Henry Major
DioceseSt Mark's Church, Remuera, in 1895
Other postspioneer of Modern Church, founder and editor (1911 to 1956) of the Modern Churchman[1]
Ordination1895 (deacon); 1896 (priest)
Personal details
Born (1871-07-28) 28 July 1871 (age 147)
Plymouth, Devonshire, United Kingdom[1]
DiedJanuary 26, 1961(1961-01-26) (aged 89)
NationalityBritish, New Zealand
ProfessionPrincipal of Ripon Clergy College[1]
Alma materSt John's College, Meadowbank, Auckland College, Exeter College, Oxford

Henry Dewsbury Alves Major (28 July 1871 – 26 January 1961) was a New Zealand Anglican clergyman and theologian. He was born in Plymouth, Devonshire, England on 28 July 1871.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d Pearson, Clive R. "Henry Dewsbury Alves Major". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Ministry for Culture and Heritage. Retrieved December 16, 2017.

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