William Carter (bishop)
|The Most Reverend
|Archbishop of Cape Town|
|Consecration||29 September 1891|
|Died||14 February 1941(aged 90)|
Family and education
Carter was ordained in 1874. Following curacies at Christ Church, West Bromwich and All Saints, Bakewell. He was secretary to the Eton Mission in Hackney until his ordination to the episcopate as Bishop of Zululand in 1891. He was translated to Pretoria in 1902 and Cape Town in 1909. He died on 14 February 1941.
There is a memorial to him at St. George's Cathedral, Cape Town. Carter House at Herschel Girls' School is named in his honour, as he was archbishop when the school was founded and a member of the first school council.
Notes and references
- "New Peerages Conferred - Knights Commanders". Hartlepool Mail. 3 June 1931. p. 2 col D. Retrieved 17 September 2014 – via British Newspaper Archive.
- University of the Witwatersrand papers
- “Who was Who” 1897 – 2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
- "The Clergy List, Clerical Guide and Ecclesiastical Directory" London, Hamilton & Co 1889
- "Saffragan Bishop of Rochester Diocese". Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer. 3 September 1891. p. 5 col E. Retrieved 2014-09-17 – via British Newspaper Archive.
- New Archbishop Of Cape Town The Times Friday, 18 Dec 1908; pg. 13; Issue 38833; col D
- "Ecclesiastical News". Aberdeen Journal. 19 December 1908. p. 7 col E. Retrieved 2014-09-17 – via British Newspaper Archive.
- Obituary Dr W.M. Carter The Times Saturday, 15 Feb 1941; pg. 6; Issue 48851; col F
- Cathedral web site Archived 10 November 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
- "House System". Herschel Girls' School. 2007. Retrieved 2014-09-17.
- Hogarth, Oswald James; White, Ralph Layard (1952). The Life of William Marlborough Carter, Third Archbishop of Capetown: 'Eton's Gift to South Africa'. O.J. Hogarth.
- Portraits of William Marlborough Carter at the National Portrait Gallery, London
- William Marlborough Carter at Find a Grave
|Anglican Church of Southern Africa titles|
|Bishop of Zululand
1891 – 1902
Wilmot Lushington Vyvyan
Henry Brougham Bousfield
|Bishop of Pretoria
1902 – 1909
Michael Bolton Furse
William West Jones
|Archbishop of Cape Town
1909 – 1930
Francis Robinson Phelps