Who was this Rev.Dr.Maule
Ward Maule was the son of John Templeman Maule, a Surgeon in the Company's Service, who was employed on the Madras establishment.
He was born in 1833 at Mangalore. He was educated at Tonbridge School and Caius College, Cambridge. At both school and college he distinguished himself as an athlete.
At Cambridge he obtained his University colours both for rowing and cricket in 1853.
He was ordained deacon in 1856 by Bishop Harding, of Bombay, and was appointed Incumbent of Christ Church, Nagpore, by the Bishop of Madras.
In 1857 he was appointed Incumbent of Christ Church, Nellore, in the same diocese.
In 1859 he returned home ; was ordained priest by the Archbishop of Canterbury, and was appointed a Chaplain on the Bombay establishment by the Secretary of State for India.
He served at Colaba from 1859 to 1872, and at the Bombay Cathedral from 1872 to 1879.
In 1870 he passed the necessary test and graduated LL.B. at Cambridge.
In 1876 Trinity College, Dublin, granted him the ad eundem degrees of LL.B. and LL.D.
He was Archdeacon of Bombay from 1872 to 1879.
After retirement from the Indian Service he became Vicar of the Church of the Ascension, at Balham, 1880-82, and then British Chaplain at Boulogne. He died at Boulogne in 1913, aged eighty.
ftom the genealogie page
Rev. WARD MAULE, Ll. D.
b. 01/09/1833: d. 23/09/1913.
Ward was a great-great-grandson of John the Clerk of the Cheque at Greenwich Hospital. He was educated at Warwick and Tonbridge. He gained an LlB(Cambridge) in 1871. LlD(Dublin) in 1876. Ward played cricket for Kent. He was ordained Deacon (Bombay) 1856. Priest Canterbury) 1859. Chaplain, Christ Church, Nellore, S. India 1857-59. He was at Colaba from 1859 to 1872 and Archdeacon and Commissary of Bombay 1872 to 1874. Senior Chaplain at Bombay Cathedral, 1874-79. Subsequently British Chaplain at Boulogne.
In 1859 he married, firstly, Cordelia Streeton (the niece of Prime Minister Spencer Perceval) at Tunbridge in Kent. They had a son Henry John and four daughters whose names are unknown. Secondly, he married in 1897 Mary Caddise (b. c.1832 at Richmond, Surrey) at Strand, London. His obituary was printed in the 'Times' on 25/09/1913.
Full name Ward Maule
Born September 1, 1833, Mangalore, Mysore, India
Died September 23, 1913, Boulogne, France (aged 80 years 22 days)
Major teams Cambridge University
|First-class debut||Cambridge University v Cambridge Town XI at Cambridge, May 2-4, 1853scorecard|
|Last First-class||Gentlemen of Kent v Gentlemen of England at Canterbury, Aug 17-18, 1854 scorecard|