Leslie Williams (Archdeacon of Bristol)

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Leslie Arthur Williams (14 May 1909-2 July 1996) was Archdeacon of Bristol from 1967 [1] to 1979.

Williams was educated at Downing College, Cambridge and ordained in 1935. He was Vicar of Corsham from 1947 to 1953; of Bishopston from 1953 to 1960; and of Stoke Bishop until his Archdeacon’s appointment.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Archdeacon Of Bristol The Times (London, England), Tuesday, Feb 28, 1967; pg. 12; Issue 56877
  2. ^ ‘ WILLIAMS, Ven. Leslie Arthur’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012 ; online edn, Nov 2012 accessed 26 April 2013
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Percy George Reddick
Archdeacon of Bristol
1967–1979
Succeeded by
Anthony Balmforth