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John Bourdieu Wilkinson


Anglo-Catholic cleric and mission leader. BA, Cambridge (Peterhouse), 1856. Ordained priest, 1857. Curate, Weston Market, 1856–7; Christ Church Westminster, 1857–60; Haggerston mission, 1860; Livingston, Sussex, 1861–3; St Peter’s Plymouth, 1866–7; St Paul’s, Knightsbridge, 1867–74. Chaplain to the Earl of Kinnoul, 1870. Vicar, Lavender Hill, London, 1874–85; rector, Weston Market, Suffolk, from 1885. Author of Mission sermons (1864).


Alum. Cantab.

Crockford’s clerical directory 1836


Alum. Cantab.: 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. Compiled by John Venn and J. A. Venn. 10 vols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1922–54.

Crockford’s clerical directory: The clerical directory, a biographical and statistical book of reference for facts relating to the clergy and the church. Crockford’s clerical directory etc. London: John Crockford [and others]. 1858–1900.