John Dowse (priest)

The Very Rev. John Robert Dowse, MA [1] was Dean of Ferns [2] from 1879[3] until his death on 20 October 1892:[4] his son was an Anglican bishop in the first half of the twentieth century.[5]


  1. “Thom's Irish who's who : a biographical book of reference of prominent men and women in Irish life at home and abroad” London DANIEL O'CONNOR, 1923
  2. BELFAST: THURSDAY, 27 October 1892 Belfast Newsletter (Belfast, Ireland), Thursday, 27 October 1892; Issue 24124
  3. Ecclesiastical Appointments The Times (London, England), Thursday, 10 April 1879; p. 11; Issue 29538
  4. IGP
  5. DOWSE, Rt Rev. Charles Benjamin’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2014; online edn, Oxford University Press, 2014; online edn, April 2014 accessed 1 September 2014
Church of Ireland titles
Preceded by
William Atkins
Dean of Ferns
Succeeded by
Charles Hind

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