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First name(s)
Edward Harold
Position(s) held at King's College London
  • Member of College Council, 1865-1883
  • Life Governor, 1883-1891

Education & professional details

School, college and/or university attended
  • Eton
  • Emmanuel College, Cambridge

Prizes at Cambridge:

  • Crosse Theological Scholarship
  • Narrisian Prize
  • Tyrwhitt Hebrew Scholarship
Position(s) held (non King's College London)
  • Crate, Gloucestershire (1840)
  • St. James and then St. Sidwell's Exeter (1841)
  • Vice-Principal and Professor of Hebrew, St. David's College, Lampeter (1843)
  • Theological educator, Wales (to 1849)
  • Vicar of Kenwyn, Cornwall
  • Prebendary of Exeter
  • Rector of Heavitree, Devonshire (1857)
  • Canon Residentary, Exeter Cathedral.
  • Norrisian Professor of Divinity, Cambridge
  • Bishop of Ely
  • Bishop of Winchester (1864-1880)
Professional activities
  • Fellow and Tutor, Emmanuel College, Cambridge [to 1840]
  • ex officio Prelate of the Order of the Garter
  • Provisional Chancellor of Canterbury
  • Visitor of Winchester College
  • Visitor of New College, Oxford
  • Pentateuch and Elohistic Psalms (London, 1863)
  • Exposition of the Thirty-Nine Articles (1865)

Personal details

Date of birth
6 March 1811
Place of birth
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England
Date of death
18 December 1891
Place of death
Winchester, Hampshire, England

The Times (London, England), Saturday, Dec 19, 1891; pg. 5; Issue 33512.

Family details

Parents were Colonel Robert Browne, J.P., D.L or Mortonhouse, Bucks and Sarah Dorothea Steward. Married Elizabeth Carlyon on 18 June 1840

* References

The Times (London, England), Saturday, Dec 19, 1891; pg. 5; Issue 33512.

Photograph: Edward Harold Browne by William Walker & Sons albumen carte-de-visite, 1864
NPG Ax7462 Ā© National Portrait Gallery, London. Supplied under License, Creative Commons BY ND.

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