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Reverend Pratt, Bishop of Zululand

Bishop of Zululand, the right reverend Eric Joseph Trapp, B.A., son of late Archibald Edward Trapp, of Coventry.

Born 1910; educated Leeds University and Mirfield Theological College; married in 1937 to Edna Noreen, daughter of late Mrs Thornton, of Leicester; 2 daughters.

Ordained 1934, curate of St Olave’s, Mitcham, Surrey, 1934-37, director of Masite Mission 1937-40, canon of Bloemfontein Cathedral 1944-47, bishop of Zululand from 1947.

Bishophurst, Esgowe, Zululand, Africa.

Source: Kelly’s Handbook to the Titled, Landed & Official Classes, 1952 from Find My Past (subscription required)