James Jones (priest)

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James William Percy Jones (22 April 1881 – 4 December 1980) was a priest of the Church of England. He was the Archdeacon of Huntingdon from 1947 to 1954.[1]

Jones was educated at Oswestry and Pembroke College, Oxford.[2] He was ordained in 1905 and served at Perry Barr, Nassington with Yarwell, Llanfechain and Market Harborough. Later he was Rural Dean of Leightonstone[3] before his Huntingdon appointment.[4]


  1. ^ The Times, Wednesday, Aug 11, 1954; pg. 8; Issue 53007; col C Ecclesiastical News
  2. ^ Who was Who 1897-2007, London, A & C Black, 2007, ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
  3. ^ Domesday Map
  4. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 1975-76 London: Oxford University Press, 1976 ISBN 0-19-200008-X
Church of England titles
Preceded by
William Andrewes Uthwatt
Archdeacon of Huntingdon
Succeeded by
Arthur Royle