Robert Milman

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Robert Milman
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Reference style The Right Reverend
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Religious style Bishop

Robert Milman (1816–1876) was an Anglican bishop[1] in the second half of the 19th-century.[2]

He was educated at Exeter College, Oxford (B.A. 1838, D.D. 1867).[3] He was ordained in the Anglican ministry as a deacon in 1839 and a priest in 1840.[3] He served as the vicar of Lambourn, Berkshire, 1851–62, and then vicar of Great Marlow, Berkshire, 1862–67.[3] He was consecrated as the Bishop of Calcutta in 1867.[3] He was the author of a number of publications:[3]

  • Life of Tasso, 2 volumes, 1848.
  • The Way through the Desert, 1850.
  • Mediations of Confirmation (a Tract), 3 editions.
  • Love of the Atonement, 2 editions.

He died at Rawalpindi in 1876.[4]


  1. ^ The Times, Saturday, 3 April 1880; pg. 9; Issue 29846; col G The Late Bishop Milman
  2. ^ Anglican History
  3. ^ a b c d e Crockford's Clerical Directory (4th ed.). London: Horace Cox, 10, Wellington-street, Strand, W.C. 1868. p. 785. Retrieved 19 March 2015. 
  4. ^ The Times, Tuesday, 21 March 1876; pg. 10; Issue 28582; col A Court Circular
Church of England titles
Preceded by
George Edward Lynch Cotton
Bishop of Calcutta
Succeeded by
Edward Ralph Johnson