James Gibson (bishop)

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James Byers Gibson (31 January 1881[1] – 25 July 1952[2]) was the fourth Anglican Bishop of Caledonia in Canada.[3]

Gibson was educated at Emmanuel College, Saskatoon and ordained in 1911. He held incumbencies at St Cuthbert's Perdue, Saskatchewan,[4] St John's Lloydminster, Christ Church, Anyox, British Columbia and St James's Smithers, British Columbia before becoming Dean of Caledonia in 1928, a position he held until his ordination to the episcopate.

References[edit]

  1. ^ “Who was Who” 1897-2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
  2. ^ The Times, 26 July 1952; pg. 4; Issue 52374; col A, "News in Brief"
  3. ^ Memory BC
  4. ^ ”The Clergy List”, London, Kelly’s, 1913
Church of England titles
Preceded by
George Alexander Rix
Bishop of Caledonia
1945– 1952
Succeeded by
Horace Godfrey Watts