1838-1901
Hugh R. Haweis (1838-1901)
Hugh R. Haweis (1838-1901)
© National Portrait Gallery

April 3, 1838, Egham, Surrey, England.

January 29, 1901, St. Marylebone, London, England.

Hugh R. Haweis (1838-1901)
© National Portrait Gallery

Haweis’ father was John Oliver Willyams Haweis, Canon of Chichester. Hugh attended Trinity College, Cambridge, and after graduation served under Garibaldi in the Italian war of independence. He was ordained in 1861 and was curate at Bethnal Green, Westminster and Stepney. In 1866, he became perpetual curate at St. James, Marylebone. His works include:

  1. The Homeland! O the Homeland!

Haweis’ burial place