Thomas Wilkinson (bishop of Zululand)
|The Right Reverend
|Bishop of Zululand|
December 26, 1837|
Walsham-le-Willows, Suffolk, United Kingdom
|Died||October 22, 1914
He was born in 1837, and educated at Bury St Edmunds, King's College London and Jesus College, Cambridge. Ordained in 1861, after a curacy at St Mary, Cavendish he was vicar of Rickinghall. In 1870 he became the inaugural Bishop of Zululand, a post he held until 1880. On his return to England he was vicar of St Michael Caerhays then coadjutor bishop of London for North and Central Europe. He died on 22 October 1914.
Notes and references
- "Death of Bishop of Zululand on journey from Cape to Cairo". Edinburgh Evening News (12,963). 22 October 1914. p. 9 col F. Retrieved 2015-09-02 – via British Newspaper Archive. (Subscription required (. ))
- Wilkinson Family
- "The Clergy List, Clerical Guide and Ecclesiastical Directory" London, Hamilton & Co 1889
- "Wilkinson, Thomas Edward (WLKN856TE)". A Cambridge Alumni Database. University of Cambridge.
- Diocesan Web Site
- University of the Witwatersrand
- National Archives
- NY Times
- The Times, Saturday, Oct 24, 1914; pg. 8; Issue 40675; col A Death Of Bishop Wilkinson. Work On The Continent And In South Africa
- Edinburgh Evening News, Thursday 22 October 1914 p9: "Death of Bishop of Zululand on journey from Cape to Cairo"
- Venn, John (1954). Alumni Cantabrigienses: A Biographical List of All Known Students, Graduates and Holders of Office at the University of Cambridge, from the Earliest Times to 1900. 2. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-1-108-03616-0.
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