Dean of Ely

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The position of Dean of Ely Cathedral, in East Anglia, England, in the Diocese of Ely was created in 1541 after the Dissolution of the Monasteries. The first Dean of Ely had been the last Benedictine prior of Ely.

List of deans

References

  1. ^ 1911 Encyclopedia – Charles William Stubbs Archived 2008-06-28 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Telegraph obituary – Canon William Patterson
  3. ^ Ely Diocese – Retirement of the Dean of Ely

Sources

  • British History – Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1541-1857, Vol. 7 – Deans of Ely
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