Reginald Courtenay (bishop of Jamaica)

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For the earlier Anglican bishop, see Reginald Courtenay (Bishop of Exeter).

The Rt Rev Reginald Courtenay, DD (1813–1906)[1] was the Anglican Bishop of Jamaica from 1856 until 1879.[2]

He was educated at Tonbridge School and Hertford College, Oxford [3] and ordained in 1841. He was Rector of Thornton Watlass from 1842 to 1853 when he became Archdeacon of Middlesex, Jamaica, a post he held until his elevation to the Episcopate as Coadjutor Bishop of Jamaica.[4]

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Anglican Communion titles
Preceded by
Aubrey George Spencer
Bishop of Jamaica
1872 – 1879
Succeeded by
William George Tozer