William Palin

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The Venerable William Palin (1893 - 1967) was Archdeacon of Cleveland from 1947 [1] until 1965. [2]

Palin was educated at Hertford College, Oxford; and ordained in 1923. [3] After a curacy at North Ormesby he was Vicar of Thornaby-on-Tees from 1928 to 1938. He was a Chaplain in the RAF from 1936 to 1938; then Vicar of St. John, Middlesbrough from 1938 to 1947 (and Rural Dean of Middlesbrough). He was Rector of Skelton-in-Cleveland with of Upleatham from 1947 to 1965. [4]

He died on 1 May 1967. [5]

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  1. Ecclesiastical News The Times (London, England), Tuesday, 10 June 1947; pg. 6; Issue 50783.
  2. Ecclesiastical News The Times (London, England), Monday, 21 June 1965; pg. 12; Issue 56353
  3. Crockford's Clerical Directory 1929/30 p978: London, OUP, 1964
  4. ‘PALIN, Ven. William’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2016; online edn, Oxford University Press, 2014 ; online edn, April 2014 accessed 12 March 2017
  5. Deaths. The Times (London, England), Monday, 6 May 1974; pg. 30; Issue 59082
Church of England titles
Preceded by
George Frederick Townley
Archdeacon of Cleveland
Succeeded by
Stanley Frederick Linsley