Kenneth Haworth

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Kenneth William Haworth was the Dean of Salisbury in the Church of England from 1960[1] until his retirement in 1971.[2]

Born on 21 January 1903 and educated at Cheltenham College[3] and Clare College, Cambridge, he was ordained to the priesthood in 1926. His first post was as a curate at St Giles' Willenhall[4] after which he was domestic chaplain to the Bishop of Lichfield then Rector of Baunton.[5] From 1947 to 1960 he was Principal at Wells Theological College before his appontment as dean/[6] He died on 22 April 1988.


  1. ^ Dean Of Salisbury Preb. K. W. Haworth Appointed The Times Saturday, Mar 12, 1960; pg. 4; Issue 54718; col D
  2. ^ The Times, Thursday, Mar 04, 1971; pg. 16; Issue 58113; col D Church news- Dean of Salisbury to retire
  3. ^ “Who was Who”1897-1990 London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 0-7136-3457-X
  4. ^ Church website
  5. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory1940-41 Oxford, OUP,1941
  6. ^ National Church Institutions Database of Manuscripts and Archives
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Robert Hamilton Moberly
Dean of Salisbury
1960 –1971
Succeeded by
William Fenton Morley