HARLAND, Edward. b. Ashbourne, Derbyshire, 1810, date unknwon; d. Colwich, Staffordshire, 8 June 1890. He was educated at Wadham College, Oxford (BA 1831; MA 1833). He took Holy Orders (deacon 1833, priest 1834), and was curate of Newborough, near Peterborough (1833-36) and Sandon, Essex (1836-51). In 1851 he became vicar of Colwich, and chaplain to the Earl of Harrowby. He was admitted Prebendary of Eccleshall in Lichfield Cathedral, 1873. He was the author of Index Sermonum (1858), and a popular Church Psalter and Hymnal (London, 1855, London and New York, 1863). It contained 209 hymns and 8 doxologies. An edition with supplement, ‘edited with the approval of the Lord Bishop of Lichfield,...
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