Barrow, William LL.D., was born in Yorkshire about 1754, and was educated at Queen's College, Oxford. In 1814 he was made prebendary of Southwell, and shortly afterward vicar of Farnsfield. In 1829 he was made archdeacon of Nottingham, which office he held till his death in 1836. He published Eight Sermons on the Bampton Lecture (Lond. 1799, 8vo): — Familiar Sermons on Doctrines and Duties (Lond. 3 vols. 8vo). — Darling, Cycl. Bibliogr. 1:185.