Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
February 2006

L’Encyclopédie de l’histoire du Québec / The Quebec History Encyclopedia


Right Rev. John Cragg Farthing


Bishop of Montreal. Born Dec. 13, 1861, son of Richard Cragg and Rose Farthing. Educated: Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, Eng.; M.A. Cantab; D.D. Trinity College, Toronto, and Bishop's College, Lennoxville; D.C.L. King's College, Windsor, N.S.; LL.D. McGill University. Chaplain of Victoria Rifles. Married Mary Elizabeth Kemp, 1891 has two sons. Church of England. Residence: 458 Union Ave., Montreal.


Source: Prominent People of the Province of Quebec, 1923-24, Montreal, Biographical Society of Canada, Limited, undated and unpaginated.

© 2006 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College