George Leonard Carey, Baron Carey of Clifton, PC, FRSA, FKC (born 13 November 1935) is a former Archbishop of Canterbury, holding the office from 1991 to 2002. During his time as archbishop the Church of England ordained its first women priests and the debate over attitudes to homosexuality became more prominent, especially at the 1998 Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops.
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... George Carey, 2nd Baron Hunsdon KG (1547 – 9 September 1603) was the eldest son of Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon and Anne Morgan ... In 1560, at the age of 13, George matriculated at Trinity College, Cambridge ... During the Northern Rebellion of 1569, George was knighted in the field by the Earl of Sussex for bravery ...
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“One thing I am determined on is that by the time I die my brain shall weigh as much as a mans if study and learning can make it so.”
—M. Carey Thomas (18571935)