Henry Haigh

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The Ven. Canon [1] Henry Haigh (29 June 1837 – 7 September 1906) was Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight [2] from 1886 to 1906;[3] and a Canon of Winchester from 1890.[4]

Haigh was educated at Harrow[5] and Trinity College, Cambridge,[6] he was ordained in 1861 and began his career as an Assistant Curate at St Peter, Petersfield.[7] He then held incumbencies in Winchester and Newport[8] before his Archdeacon’s appointment.[9]

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  1. ^ Letters
  2. ^ National Archives
  3. ^ Geograph
  4. ^ Halhed
  5. ^ Cricket Archive
  6. ^ ‘HAIGH, Ven. Henry’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2007 accessed 8 Oct 2012
  7. ^ Obituaries The Times Saturday, Sep 08, 1906; pg. 4; Issue 38120
  8. ^ "The Clergy List, Clerical Guide and Ecclesiastical Directory" London, Hamilton & Co 1889
  9. ^ "The Monumental Brasses of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight" Lack,W; Stuchfield, M; Whittmore, P Colchester, The County Series 2007 ISBN 9780955448409