Wilfrid was born in 17 January 1890 at Lydiard Tregoze, Wiltshire, to parents Abner John, a farmer & coal merchant (1911), and Elizabeth Ann.
Before entering the ministry Wilfrid assisted in the family business.
He married Ellen Horne on 5 July 1917 at St Luke, Derby, Derbyshire. His marriage record describes him as a candidate for Holy Orders. The 1939 Register places him as an Anglican clergyman at Cowes, Isle of Wight
Wilfrid died in 28 June 1967 at Smalley, Derbyshire where he was on 7 July 1967.
- 1916 Bristol
- 1918 ceased
W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990
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