Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886/Colenso, Right Rev. John William
Colenso, Right Rev. John William, d.d., created D.C.L. 28 June, 1854, then bishop of Natal (St. John's Coll., Cambridge, B.A. 1836, fellow 1837, M.A. 1839, tutor 1842-6, D.D. 1853), vicar of Forncett St. Mary, Norfolk, assistant-master Harrow 1839-42 (son of John William Colenso, of St. Austell, Cornwall), born 24 Jan., 1814, died 20 June, 1885.