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Henson, Herbert Hensleylocked

  • Matthew Grimley


Henson, Herbert Hensley (1863–1947), bishop of Durham, was born in London on 8 November 1863, the son of Thomas Henson (1812–1896), a businessman, and his second wife, Martha Fear (d. 1870). When Henson was two the family moved to Broadstairs.

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Durham Cathedral, chapter library
Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)