Robert Leighton Hodson

Robert Leighton Hodson (1885 - 1960) was the second Bishop of Shrewsbury in the modern era ["Bishop Of Shrewsbury To Retire" The Times Wednesday, May 13, 1959; pg. 10; Issue 54459; col C] . Educated at Berkhamsted School and St Edmund Hall, Oxford [“Who was Who” 1897-1990 London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 071363457X] , he was successively Curate at "St Peter'sWolverhampton" [ [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/STS/Wolverhampton/StPeter/index.html Genuki details] ] , Vicar of "St Stephen’s, Cheltenham", Rural Dean of Wolverhampton and finally (before his elevation to the Episcopate) Archdeacon of Stafford. He retired in 1959 ["Obituary, Rt. Rev. R. L. Hodson " The Times Saturday, Jan 09, 1960; pg. 10; Issue 54664; col B] but died only a year later.

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