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Blunt, Alfred Walter Franklocked

  • Giles C. Watson


Blunt, Alfred Walter Frank (1879–1957), bishop of Bradford, was born in St Malo, France, on 24 September 1879, son of Francis Theophilus Blunt (1837–1881) of the colonial service and his wife, Emily Ellen Hobart Rainsford (d. 1911). The second of two sons, with three older half-siblings from a previous marriage, he was educated by his mother after his father's death in 1881, and then at ...

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