[from Porter's Directory, 1889]
Population, 53,558; Acres, 180,000; Income of the See, £2,000; Benefices, 31; Curates, 14; Church Sittings, 17,210.
Bishop Right Rev. John WARRING BARDSLEY, M.A.
Archdeacon Rev Joshua Hughes-Games.
Proctor of Clergy at York Convocation Rev. W Kermode.
Bishop Chaplains Rev. W. Hawley, Vicar of Michael; Rev. H. S. Gill, Vicar of Malew; Rev. E. B. Savage, Vicar of St. Thomas.
Examining Chaplains to the BishopRev. Joshua Hughes-Games; Rev. E. W. Kissack, B.A., Rector of Bride; and the Rev. B. B. George, M.A., Vicar of St. Georges.
Domestic Chaplain to the BishopRev. Stephen Wynne Hughes-Games. surrogates for Granting Marriage Licences Rev. H. S. Gill, M.A., Malew, 1871; Rev. George Paton, Maughold, 1877; Rev. James George Williams, Peel, 1881; Rev. W. T. Hobson, M. A., Incumbent of St. Barnabas; and the Rev. J. E. Beauchamp George, M.A., Incumbent of St. Georges, Douglas, 1887.
RURAL DEANERY OF DOUGLAS.
DeanRev. BENJAMIN PHILPOT CLARKE, Vicar of Marown.
The district comprises the parishes of Braddan, Onchan, Marown, and Lonan. Population, 24,758, represented by 12 members in the Diocesan reference, viz., Braddan.. ..James Spittall. Douglas St. Matthews, G. Cottier; St. Georges, A. N. Laughton and J. W. Clinch; St. Barnabas, E. L. Watts and O. Cannell, B.A. ; St. Thomas, T. O. Callow d J. Deardon Onchan - .S E. Broadbent. Marown. A. Ring. Lonan--Hugh Stowell. LaxeyJohn Callow.
Braddan -..Rev Frederick James Moore. CuratesRev Richard Jois and Rev. Frank Tibbits.
St Matthews -Rev Thomas Arthur Taggart.
St Georges......Rey John Edward Beauchamp George. Curates Rev Edward Bachelor Russell and Rev. Joseph Frederick Griffiths. Barnabas Rev William Thomas Hobson. CurateRev. Benjamin Radcliffe
St Thomas - Rev Ernest Bickersteth Savage. CurateRev. Leopold Henry 3ruh
Baldwin__Rev Richard Jones. han__.fl John Howard; rown__Rey. Benjamin Philpot Clarke. nRev. James Siely Wilkinson. WYRev. John Morris Spicer.
RURAL DEANERY OF CASTLETOWN.
DeanRev. H. S. GILL, Vicar of Malew.
The district embraces the parishes of Malew, Arbory, Rushen, and Santan., Population, 10,427, represented by 8 members in the Diocesan Conference, viz., E. J. Dickson (Major-General), W. H. Cudd, J. F. Gill, J. G. Boucher, T. M. Dodd, James S. Gell, H. E. Gelling, W. Wood. Malew Rev. Hugh Stowell Gill. CurateRichard Denman Dean.
King Williams CollegeRev. Frank Bridgman Walters and Rev. John Brookes Vernon Penfold.
St. Marys, CastletownRev. Edward Ferrier.
St. Marks (Chapel of Ease to the Parish Church of Malew)Rev. Benjamin Joseph Sollit Lupton.
ArboryRev. Charles Thomas Langton. CurateRev. John James Davies. RushenRev. Bh~idelI Crown. CuratesRev. David Melbourne Jenkyns, and Rev. Frederick William Stubbs.
SantonRev. Robert Airey. Curate Rev. Archibald Edward Clarke.
RURAL DEANERY OF PEEL.
DeanRev. WILLIAM KERMODE, Rector of Ballaugh. Peel district comprises the parishes of Ballaugh, Michael, German, and Patrick. Population, 10,454, represented by 8 members in the Diocesan Conference, viz., G. A. Adams, H. T. Graves, J. 0. Crellin, J.P., P. M. C. Kermode, T. Cain, W. H. Kitto, J. Quayle. (One vacancy).
Ballaugh----Rev. William Kerniode, rector. CitrateRev. Walter De Vere Skrine.
MichaelRev. William Hawley. CurateRev, James Saunders Gardner.
German-.---Rev. James George Williams. CurateRev. Job Edwards.
St. JohnsRev. John Corlett.
Cronk-y- Voddy Rev. Hugh Kinred.
PatrickRev. Hugh Coleman Davidson. CuratesRev. Alfred Edward Jarvis Makepeace, and Rev. Wm, Henry Brocklebank (to officiate at Dalby).
FoxdaleRev. Eustace William Cochran.
RURAL DEANERY OF RAMSEY.
- DèanRev. E. W. KISSACK.
The district comprises the parishes of Kirk Bride, Andreas, Maughold, Lezayre, and Jurby, with a population of 10,339, represented in Diocesan Conference by 8 members, viz., W. H. Haslam, E. M. Taubman, J. W. Wood (surgeon), C. H. E. Cowle, J. C. La Mothe, R. E. Garrett,~ General Brereton and R. Corlett.
BrideRev. Edward William Kissack, T.C.D., B.A.
AndreasRev. Joshua Hughes-Games, rector, 1886. CurateRev. Stephen Herbert Wynne Hughes-Games, B,A. Diocesan inspector of schools. -
St. Judes (Andreas)Rev. Thomas Redfern Kneale, M.A.
MaugholdRev. Henry Grattan White, T.C.D.
St. Pauls (Ramsey)Rev. George Paton. CurateRev. C. Kewley, B.A.
Dhoon (Christ Church)Rev. Stephen Nathaniel Harrison, B.A.
LezayreRev. Arthur Alexander Bridgman. Curate of Lezayre, with charge of St. Stephens, SulbyRev. William Purdon Blakeney.
St. Olaves (Ramsey)Rev. William Morris, M.A.
JurbyRev. Joseph Bellamy.
DouglasSt. Marys of the Isle, Hill streetRevs. Edmund Walsh, Thomas OByrne and John Miller. CastletownSupplied from Douglas every Sunday. PeelIn Patrick street, supplied from Douglas. Ramsey-Rev. Robert Gillow.
DouglasVictoria street, Well road, Rosemount and Salisbury street- Rev. S. Lord (Chairman of the Isle of Man district), Revs. J. S. Edman, H. Hoole, and J. Hirst (supernumerary). RamseyRevs. J. Hothersall, J. E. Harlow and I. Armstrong. CastletownRevs. F. J. Browne and J. Wagstaffe. PeelRevs. R. S. Maynard and A. G. Wilkinson.
METHODIST NEW CONNEXION.
DouglasRev. Edward Troughton, 1 Oxford street.
DouglasWellington StreetRevs. John Hall and David
Loch ParadeRev. H. Carr. Rev. William Whilby, 20 Oxford street.
CastletownRevs. S. Stubbings and J. Openshaw (sup). PeelRev. R. Whiteway, 8 Stanley road. RamseyRev. B. Ayres.
DouglasFinch hillRev. David Inglis, B.A.
DouglasFinch roadRev. J. Forrest, M.A. Ramsey.Waterloo roadRev. W. A. Cathcart.
DouglasUnitarian Congregational Church, Circular roadRev. R. B. Birks.
DouglasRev Thomas Kneen and Miss J Campbell RamseyRev W. Radclife
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