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 George Hills

George Hills

Birth
Eythorne, Dover District, Kent, England
Death 10 Dec 1895 (aged 79)
Suffolk, England
Burial Parham, Suffolk Coastal District, Suffolk, England
Memorial ID 19359 · View Source
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Pioneer Anglican clergyman-bishop in British Columbia, Canada. Sent to establish the Church of England on the Pacific Coast of North America, Hills was named the First Bishop of Columbia (1859-1879) and then First Bishop of Vancouver Island (1879-1892) when the diocese was split. He retired to England.

Bio by: Steve Frasher


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 5 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19359
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Hills (26 Jun 1816–10 Dec 1895), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19359, citing Parham Vicarage Cemetery, Parham, Suffolk Coastal District, Suffolk, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .