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Fr John Anson Carter
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1861
Toronto
Ontario, Canada
Death: Sep. 18, 1944
Tollesbury
Essex, England

REV. JOHN CARTER CANADIAN-BORN DON FORMER OXFORD MAYOR
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Rev. John Carter, formerly librarian of Pusey House and mayor of Oxford, 1925-1926, died on Sept 18 at Tollesbury, Essex, where he had been vicar since 1941.

Born on Nov. 7, 1861 son of John Carter of Toronto, he was educated at Upper Canada College and Trinity University, Toronto, and at Exeter College, Oxford, where he was an exhibitioner, and graduated with a second class in Lit. Hum. in 1887. He was ordained and served as curate of Limehouse Parish Church, 1887-89; as librarian of Pusey House, 1889-1921; and as assistant chaplain to Exeter College, 1890-95.

When the Christian Social Union was founded in 1889 Mr. Carter became honorary secretary and worked as such until 1910, when he was made vice-president. From 1891 to 1914 he was editor of the Economic Review. For many years he took a prominent part in the local government affairs of Oxford. He was university member of the Town Council from 1901 to 1933, and was an alderman from 1913 to 1932, as well as serving as mayor. In 1926 he became a Fellow of the Institute of Public Administration.

from The Globe, Toronto, Canada 1944
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Carter (1832 - 1917)
  Matilda MacNab Carter (1836 - 1914)
 
 Siblings:
  Henry John Carter (1859 - 1860)*
  George Alexander Carter (1860 - 1861)*
  John Anson Carter (1861 - 1944)
  Georgina Carter White (1863 - 1950)*
  Anne Carter (1865 - 1867)*
  William Carter (1867 - 1941)*
  Henry Carter (1869 - 1875)*
  Charles D. Carter (1870 - 1964)*
  Hilda Carter Lowe (1872 - 1943)*
  Bertha Carter (1875 - 1902)*
  Arthur Carter (1876 - 1877)*
  Harold Carter (1878 - 1901)*
  Ethel Edyth Carter (1879 - 1880)*
  Alys Carter Hann (1881 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: Cemetery to be determined
 
Created by: Glen E. Carter
Record added: Oct 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43472608
 


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