How, William Walsham (M)

b. 13 December 1823. d. 10 August 1897. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet and Church of England clergyman. Alternative signature: “William Walsham Wakefield.” Born in Shrewsbury, Shropshire. Educated at Wadham College, Oxford, and Durham University. Ordained a priest in 1847. Married Frances Ann Douglas on 6 November 1849. Rector of Whittington, Shropshire (1851-1879). Bishop of London in (1879-1885). Appointed Bishop of Wakefield in 1888. Author of *Daily Family Prayers for Churchmen* (1852). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
At the Saeter 1889 Good Words Poet 5547