Born: No­vem­ber 6, 1865, South Elk­ing­ton, Lin­coln­shire, Eng­land.

Died: Ap­ril 19, 1919, in his vi­car­age at Dod­ford, Wor­ces­ter­shire, Eng­land.

Buried: Dod­ford, Wor­ces­ter­shire, Eng­land.


Whinfield was ed­u­cat­ed at Mag­da­len Col­lege, Ox­ford (BA 1889, BMus 1890).

He was or­dained a dea­con in 1890, and priest in 1891. He served as cur­ate of West Hack­ney (1890); East­bourne (1891); and Broms­grove, Wor­ces­ter­shire (1898); and found­er and first vi­car of the par­ish of Dod­ford (near Broms­grove). He pub­lished a col­lect­ion of hymn tunes in 1902.


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