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Bishop William Eric Grasar


Bishop Emeritus of Shrewsbury, England, Great Britain


18 May 1913Born
18 Dec 193724.5Ordained PriestPriest of Nottingham, England, Great Britain
26 Apr 196248.9AppointedBishop of Shrewsbury, England, Great Britain
27 Jun 196249.1Ordained BishopBishop of Shrewsbury, England, Great Britain
20 Mar 198066.8ResignedBishop of Shrewsbury, England, Great Britain
28 Dec 198269.6DiedBishop Emeritus of Shrewsbury, England, Great Britain

MicroData Summary for William Eric Grasar
Bishop William Eric Grasar (born , died ) Bishop Emeritus of Shrewsbury

Birth PlaceScunthorpe, Lincolnshire, Diocese of Nottingham, England
Ordained PriestVenerable English, College, Roma, Diocese of Roma {Rome}, Italy
Ordained BishopOur Lady and St. Peter of Alcantara, Cathedral, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, Diocese of Shrewsbury, England
Death PlaceLourdes, Hospital, Mossley Hill, Liverpool, Archdiocese of Liverpool, England
Buried Place (Original)Our Lady, Church, Birkenhead, Cheshire, Diocese of Shrewsbury, England

  • a priest for 45.0 years
  • a bishop for 20.5 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1962, Number 87
  • bd: Annuario Pontificio, Year 1982, Page 548
  • b: Arundel to Zabi, Page 107
  • loc: CL, 20 Feb 2018


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