Charles Tarrant

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The Very Rev. Charles Tarrant, DD (1723–1791) was an Anglican priest in the eighteenth century.

Tarrant was educated at Balliol College, Oxford. He held incumbencies at North Tidworth, the City of Westminster, Staines, Bloomsbury, Lamberhurst and Wrotham. [1] He was Dean of Carlisle during 1764; [2] and then Dean of Peterborough until his death on 22 February 1791. [3]

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References

  1. Foster, Joseph (1888–1892). "Tarrant, Charles"  . Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715–1886 . Oxford: Parker and Co via Wikisource.
  2. Joyce M Horn, David M Smith and Patrick Mussett, 'Deans of Carlisle', in Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1541–1857: Volume 11, Carlisle, Chester, Durham, Manchester, Ripon, and Sodor and Man Dioceses (London, 2004), pp. 14-18 http://www.british-history.ac.uk/fasti-ecclesiae/1541-1847/vol11/pp14-18 [accessed 21 March 2015].
  3. 'Deans', in Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1541–1857: Volume 8, Bristol, Gloucester, Oxford and Peterborough Dioceses, ed. Joyce M Horn (London, 1996), pp. 118-122 http://www.british-history.ac.uk/fasti-ecclesiae/1541-1847/vol8/pp118-122 [accessed 22 March 2015].
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Robert Bolton
Dean of Carlisle
8 March
1764 –
14 July
1764
Succeeded by
Thomas Wilson
Preceded by
Robert Lamb
Dean of Peterborough
21 July
1764–
22 February
1791
Succeeded by
Charles Manners-Sutton