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John Brodie Innes

1815–94

Clergyman. Son of John Innes, gentleman, and Mary, of Brunswick Square, London. Perpetual curate of Down, 1846–68; vicar, 1868–9. Left Down in 1862 after inheriting an entailed estate at Milton Brodie, near Forres, Scotland; changed his name to Brodie Innes in 1861 as required by the entail. Priest in charge of Milton Brodie Mission and general licentiate of the diocese of Moray, 1861. Chaplain to the Bishop of Moray, 1861–80 and 1886–94.

Sources

Clergy list

County families 1864

Crockford’s clerical directory

Freeman 1978

London Metropolitan Archives, Bloomsbury St George, Register of baptisms (P82/GEO1, Item 004)

Moore 1985.