John Prentiss Kewley Henshaw

John Prentiss Kewley Henshaw

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Prentiss Kewley Henshaw (June 13, 1792 - July 19, 1852) was the fourth Bishop of Rhode Island in the Episcopal Church in the United States of America. Henshaw was born in Middletown, Connecticut. He attended Middlebury College, graduating in 1808, and spent an additional year at Harvard College in 1809. Henshaw was ordained deacon in 1813 and served at St. Ann's Church in Brooklyn for three years. There, in 1816, he was ordained priest.After his ordination, he became rector of St. Peter's Church in Baltimore, where he served for seventeen years. He was elected bishop of Rhode Island in 1843. Henshaw was the 41st bishop in the ECUSA, and was consecrated on August 11, 1843 by Bishops Thomas Church Brownell, Benjamin Treadwell Onderdonk, and John Henry Hopkins. While serving as bishop, Henshaw was also the rector of Grace Church in Providence, holding both positions until his death in 1852.
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  • Paperback | 164 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 249g
  • Commun
  • Saarbrucken, Germany
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 613673916X
  • 9786136739168