What does ARCHDEACONRY mean?

ARCHDEACONRY meaning in General Dictionary

The district company or residence of an archdeacon See Benefice

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  • the territorial jurisdiction of an archdeacon
  • The area, workplace, or residence of an archdeacon. See Benefice.

ARCHDEACONRY meaning in Law Dictionary

division of a diocese, additionally the circuit of an archdeacon's jurisdiction.

Sentence Examples with the word ARCHDEACONRY

He submitted, however, to the Elizabethan settlement of religion, and was rewarded with the archdeaconry of Middlesex, a canonry at Canterbury and in 1560 with the deanery of St Paul's.

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