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Bishop William Placid Morris, O.S.B. †

Deceased

Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Cape of Good Hope, Western District {Capo di Buona Speranza, Distretto Occidentale}

Titular Bishop of Troas


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
29 Sep 1794BornLondon, Great Britain
4 Mar 181823.4Ordained PriestPriest of Order of Saint Benedict
9 Aug 183136.8AppointedVicar Apostolic of Cape of Good Hope, Western District {Capo di Buona Speranza, Distretto Occidentale}, South Africa
9 Aug 183136.8AppointedTitular Bishop of Troas
5 Feb 183237.3Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Troas
Jan 184045.2ResignedVicar Apostolic of Cape of Good Hope, Western District {Capo di Buona Speranza, Distretto Occidentale}, South Africa
18 Feb 187277.3DiedVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Cape of Good Hope, Western District {Capo di Buona Speranza, Distretto Occidentale}, South Africa

MicroData Summary for William Placid Morris:
Bishop William Placid Morris O.S.B. (born , died ) Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Cape of Good Hope, Western District {Capo di Buona Speranza, Distretto Occidentale}

  • a priest for 53.9 years
  • a bishop for 40.0 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b/c2: Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 7, Page 379

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