Llewelyn Wynne Jones

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Llewelyn Wynne-Jones was a Welsh Anglican priest[1] in the first third of the 20th century.

He was born in 1859 and educated at Shrewsbury [2] and Christ Church, Oxford. Ordained in 1886 [3] he began his career with curacies at West Ham and Upper Tooting. From 1896 he was Vicar of St Mark, Wrexham and a year later was appointed Archdeacon of Wrexham. In addition, between 1915 and 1918 he was a temporary Chaplain to the Forces. He became Dean of St Asaph in 1910,[4] holding the post for 17 years. From then he was Dean Emeritus until his death on 23 February 1936.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Flintshire record Office Archived 4 July 2011 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ “Who was Who” 1897-2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
  3. ^ "The Clergy List, Clerical Guide and Ecclesiastical Directory" London, Hamilton & Co 1889
  4. ^ The Times, Wednesday, 23 Nov 1910; pg. 14; Issue 39437; col F Ecclesiastical Intelligence
  5. ^ The Times Wednesday, 26 Feb 1936; pg. 1; Issue 47308; col A Deaths
Church in Wales titles
Preceded by
David Howell
Archdeacon of Wrexham
1897 – 1910
Succeeded by
William Fletcher
Preceded by
Shadrach Pryce
Dean of St Asaph
1910 – 1927
Succeeded by
John Du Buisson