Dean of Jersey, Rev. William Corbet Le Breton

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William Corbet Le Breton

Death: Died
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Son of William Le Breton and Jeanne Le Breton
Husband of Emilie Charlotte Le Breton
Father of Clement Martin Le Breton; Lillie / Emilie le Breton; Reggie Le Breton and William Le Breton
Brother of Jane Penrose Hammond; Ann Louisa Le Breton; Julia Charlotte Le Breton and William Corbet Le Breton

Occupation: Dean of Jersey
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About Dean of Jersey, Rev. William Corbet Le Breton

William Corbet le Breton (1815-1888). He was educated at Winchester College and was a fag to Lord Selbourne who once beat him severely on the head with a frying pan for burning his bacon. He matriculated at Pembroke College, Oxford at fifteen; B.A. 1835; M.A. 1837; Fellow of Exeter 1837-42. He was ordained Deacon in 1839, and Priest in 1840. He was Curate of St Olave's, Southwark. He married, 1842, at St Luke's, Chelsea, Emily Davies, daughter of William Martin, and they had seven children. Francis Corbet, Clement Martin, Trevor Alexander, Reginald, Maurice, William and Emily Charlotte.

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Dean of Jersey, Rev. William Corbet Le Breton's Timeline

July 7, 1842
Age 27
Chelsea, Middlesex, England
Age 36
October 13, 1853
Age 38
Age 73