George Herbert Lewis was baptised at Sedgley, Staffordshire on 25 August 1846, with his birth date given as 4 June 1846. His birth was registered in the Dudley district of Staffordshire in the third quarter of 1846.
1851 census: Sedgley, Staffordshire, age 4, born Sedgley.
1861 census: Sedgley, Staffordshire, age 14, born Sedgley.
In 1866 he entered St John's College, Cambridge.
He was ordained deacon at York in 1871 and priest the following year. He held the following church positions:
He was licensed as a priest in the diocese of Bath and Wells from 1899 to 1921.
His marriage to Frances Cayley de Wend was registered in the Marylebone district of London in the first quarter of 1879.
Adm. pens. at ST JOHN'S, Oct. 11, 1866. S. of the Rev. William (1820), V. of Sedgley, Staffs. [and Jane Matilda]. B. there June 4, 1846. Bapt. Aug. 26, 1846. Matric. Michs. 1866; B.A. 1871. Ord. deacon (York) 1871; priest, 1872; C. of St Michael and All Angels, Neepsend, Yorks., 1871-4. V. of Thurgoland, 1874-9. Chaplain (Eccles. Est.) at Poona, 1879-80; at Nimach, Bombay, 1880-3; at Quetta, 1883-4; at Bombay, 1884-6; at Colaba, 1886-7. C. of Croxall, Derbs., 1887-8. C. of Huntspill, Somerset, 1888-9. Chaplain at St Paul's, Poona, 1889-91; at Deesa with Mt. Abu, 1891-3; at Ghopuri, 1893 and 1895-8; at Bombay, 1893-4; at Aden, 1894-5; at Ahmednagar, 1898-9. Lic. pr., dio. Bath and Wells, 1899-1921. Of Allandale, Burnham, Somerset, where he died Nov. 7, 1934. Brother of Samuel G. (1869), William A. H. (1860) and John E. (1863). (Crockford; The Times, Nov. 10, 1934.)
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