Frederick Oakeley

(1802—1880) Roman Catholic convert, priest, and author

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Tractarian clergyman. From 1839 to 1845 he was in charge of the Margaret Chapel, London, on the site of the present All Saints', Margaret Street; the chapel became a centre of Tractarian worship in London. He became a RC in 1845; from 1852 he was a canon of the diocese of Westminster.

Subjects: Christianity.

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