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date: 27 February 2021

Fisher, Geoffrey Francis, Baron Fisher of Lambethlocked

(1887–1972)
  • Alan Webster

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Fisher, Geoffrey Francis, Baron Fisher of Lambeth (1887–1972), archbishop of Canterbury, was born on 5 May 1887 at the rectory, Higham on the Hill, Leicestershire, the youngest of the ten children of Henry Fisher (1837–1915) and his wife, Katherine Richmond. His father, grandfather, and great-grandfather had all been successively rectors of ...

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