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From: BlueJay <>
Subject: Re: [ROOTS-L] PEARCE - Ernest Harold and Edmund Courtenay
Date: Sun, 6 Nov 2011 19:22:35 -0500
Thank you. I will look into this. Ernest was also Archdeacon of Westminster Abbey. Would that make a difference to where he could be buried?
On Nov 5, 2011, at 5:32 PM, Eliz Hanebury wrote:
> I doubt he was buried in Hanover Square <G> but it is possible he was
> buried in the Cathedral, worth writing and asking.
> Name: Ernest H Pearce
> Birth Date: abt 1865
> Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1930
> Age at Death: 65
> Registration district: St George Hanover Square
> Inferred County: London
> Volume: 1a
> Page: 499
> Name: Edmund C Pearce
> Birth Date: abt 1871
> Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1935
> Age at Death: 64
> Registration district: Shardlow
> Inferred County: Derbyshire
> Volume: 7b
> Page: 579
> On Sat, Nov 5, 2011 at 2:09 PM, BlueJay <> wrote:
>> I have two great uncles who were Anglican bishops in England. I would like to learn more about them, such as where they are buried, obtain a picture of their gravestone inscription if possible and find their sermons so I can read them, particularly those belonging to Ernest. Here is what I know with links to their Wikipedia pages:
>> Ernest Harold Pearce, DD, CBE, TD
>> DOB July 23, 1865
>> DOD October 28, 1930
>> Bishop of Worcester 1919 until death
>> Edmund Courtenay Pearce
>> DOB December 17, 1870
>> DOD 1935
>> Bishop of Derby 1927-1935 (death)
>> Many thanks.
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