Rev Robert Gray

Rev Robert Gray

Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
Death 28 Sep 1834 (aged 72)
Clifton, Bristol Unitary Authority, Bristol, England
Burial Bristol, Bristol Unitary Authority, Bristol, England
Plot south transept, west wall
Memorial ID 27747770 · View Source
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Bishop of Bristol. Born in the family of prosperous silversmith in London.Educated in Oxford.In 1791-2 went on a Grand Tour, seeing the sights of Europe. Afterwards he published his impressions in a series of letters about his travels. In 1794 he married Elizabeth, daughter of the Precentor of Bristol Cathedral, Dr John Camplin.In 1800 he became Rector of craike in Yorkshire; a Canon of Durham in 1804; and Rector of Bishopwearmouth in 1805. There he stayed until he became Bishop of Bristol in 1827.

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 27747770
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Robert Gray (11 Mar 1762–28 Sep 1834), Find a Grave Memorial no. 27747770, citing Bristol Cathedral, Bristol, Bristol Unitary Authority, Bristol, England ; Maintained by julia&keld (contributor 46812479) .