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Name: TYRIE, Fred (Rev.)

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Birth Date: 7 Aug 1885 Chiswick

Death Date: 1960 Tonbridge, buried 15 Nov

First Date: 1926

Last Date: 1943

Profession: Chaplain

Area: Eldoret

Married: In Edmonton, Middlesex 1935 Kathleen May Linnell b. 1904 Bedford, d. 1954 Maidstone

Children: one son

Book Reference: Red 31, Hut, Trans Nzoia Scrap Book, Foster

War Service: Hon. Artillery Co.

General Information:

Trans Nzoia Scrap Book - First incumbent of St. John's Church, Elgon in December 1926. His parish stretched from Kipkabus to Suam, an area about the size of Devonshire. St. Luke's Church, Kitale was not built until 1928 and Paddy Collier took over in 1936.
Foster - Rev F Tyrie - 1922 ordained; 1925 arrived in Kenya; 1926-39 Chaplain Nzoia Chaplaincy; 1934 married Miss Catherine Linsall at St. Phillip's Church, Maidstone [incorrect]; one son; left Kenya 1943
Gazette 6 Dec 1938 Uasin Gishu Voters Roll  with Kathleen May
1939 England and Wales Register living in Maidstone with wife, as clerk in holy orders

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