Kenneth Healey

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Kenneth Healey (1899–1985[1]) was the 3rd Bishop of Grimsby.[2]

Educated at Moulton Grammar School,[3] he was ordained in 1932. His first post was as a Curate in Grantham after which became Rector of Bloxholm.[4] Subsequently Rural Dean of Lafford[5] and then Archdeacon of Lincoln, from 1966 he was one of the diocese’s’s two suffragan bishops, the other being the Bishop of Grantham. Until his death he continued to serve as an assistant bishop.


  1. ^ "Obituary- The Right Rev Kenneth Healey", The Times, 27 February 1985; pg. 12; Issue 62073; col G
  2. ^ Lincolnshire Archives Committee, Archivists' Report 24, 1972-1973
  3. ^ “Who was Who” 1897-2007 London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
  4. ^ The Times, Tuesday, Nov 13, 1934; pg. 19; Issue 46910; col F Ecclesiastical News
  5. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 1975-76 London: Oxford University Press, 1976 ISBN 0-19-200008-X
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Arthur Ivan Greaves
Bishop of Grimsby
Succeeded by
Gerald Fitzmaurice Colin