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Archbishop Fulton John Sheen


Bishop Emeritus of Rochester, New York, USA

Titular Archbishop of Neoportus


8 May 1895Born
20 Sep 191924.3Ordained PriestPriest of Peoria, Illinois, USA
28 May 195156.0AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of New York, New York, USA
28 May 195156.0AppointedTitular Bishop of Caesariana
11 Jun 195156.0Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Caesariana
21 Oct 196671.4AppointedBishop of Rochester, New York, USA
6 Oct 196974.4RetiredBishop of Rochester, New York, USA
6 Oct 196974.4AppointedTitular Archbishop of Neoportus
9 Dec 197984.5DiedBishop Emeritus of Rochester, New York, USA

MicroData Summary for Fulton John Sheen (VIAF: 44289057)
Archbishop Fulton John Sheen (born , died ) Bishop Emeritus of Rochester

Birth PlaceEl Paso, IL
Ordained PriestSaint Mary's, Cathedral, Peoria, Diocese of Peoria, Illinois
Ordained BishopSanti Giovanni e Paulo, Church, Roma, Diocese of Roma {Rome}, Italy
Death PlaceNew York, Archdiocese of New York, New York
Buried Place (Original)Crypt, St. Patrick's, Cathedral, New York, Archdiocese of New York, New York

  • a priest for 60.2 years
  • a bishop for 28.4 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1951, Number 54


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