Overview

George Augustus Selwyn

(1809—1878) bishop of New Zealand and bishop of Lichfield


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(1809–78),

first Bp. of New Zealand. Educated at Eton and St John's College, Cambridge, he was ordained deacon in 1833 and made missionary Bishop of New Zealand in 1841. He ...

Subjects: Christianity.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.