DuVernet, Frederick Herbert

Identity area

Type of entity

Authorized form of name

DuVernet, Frederick Herbert

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1860-1924

History

First Metropolitan of British Columbia (1915-1924), Frederick Herbert DuVernet, was born of Huguenot descent in 1860 in Hemmingford, Qubec. He graduated in theology from Wycliffe College, Toronto, in 1880, and later from King's College, Windsor, Nova Scotia, and proceeded to a Bachelor of Divinity degree. He became curate of St. James the Apostle Church in Montreal and Mission Preacher of the Diocese of Montreal. In 1885, he accepted the chair of Practical Theology at Wycliffe College. In 1895, he was appointed Rector of St. John's Church in Toronto. He was editor of the "Canadian Church Missionary Gleaner" from 1894 to 1901 and associate editor of "New Era" from 1901 until his consecration as the second Bishop of Caledonia (1904-1924). He served also as the first President of the Anglican Theological College of British Columbia (1912-1924). He passed away in 1924 after suffering a paralytic stroke.

Places

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Access points area

Occupations

Control area

Authority record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

  • Clipboard

  • Export

  • EAC