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date: 22 February 2020

Temple, Williamlocked

  • Adrian Hastings


Temple, William (1881–1944), archbishop of Canterbury, was born on 15 October 1881 at the bishop's palace, Exeter, the younger son of Frederick Temple (1821–1902), archbishop of Canterbury, and his wife, Beatrice Blanche (1845–1915), daughter of William Lascelles, son of the second earl of Harewood...

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