Nancy Charton

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Nancy Charton
Church Anglican
Province Southern Africa
Orders
Ordination 1992
by David Russell
Personal details
Died (aged 95)
Graaff Reinet

Nancy Charton Ph.D (1920 – 2015) was the first female ordained priest in the Anglican Church of Southern Africa.[1][2][3][4][5]

Charton was a lecturer and later associate professor in the Department of Politics at Rhodes University. She was also a deacon at St Bartholomew's Church, Grahamstown. In September 1992 she was ordained priest by David Russell in the Grahamstown Cathedral.

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  1. ^ Meer 1998, p. 107.
  2. ^ O'Meara 1995, p. 36.
  3. ^ Romero 1998, p. 83.
  4. ^ McCoy 1994.
  5. ^ Horowitz 1991, p. 75.

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