October 12, 1872, Mere Old Hall, Cheshire, England.

December 19, 1958, Farnham, Surrey, England.

A graduate of New College, Oxford (BA 1895, MA 1901), Crum was ordained as a deacon in 1897, and priest in 1900. He was assistant curate at St. John the Evangelist, Darlington (1897–1901); domestic chaplain to Francis Paget, Bishop of Oxford (1901–10); assistant curate, Windsor (1907–10); Vicar of Mentmore with Ledburn (1910–12); Rector of Farnham (1913–28); and Canon of Canterbury (1928–43). His works include:

  1. Now the Green Blade Rises