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Ireland

Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
24 Mar 1926 Desmond Cardinal ConnellArchbishop Emeritus of Dublin
24 Apr 1927 Bishop Eamon CaseyBishop Emeritus of Galway and Kilmacduagh
9 Apr 1931 Bishop Patrick Joseph WalshBishop Emeritus of Down and Connor
5 Jun 1931 Bishop Laurence ForristalBishop Emeritus of Ossory
12 Aug 1931 Archbishop Thomas A. WhiteApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Fiji, Pacific (Oceania)
18 Aug 1933 Bishop Fiachra Ceallaigh, O.F.M.Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Dublin
3 Feb 1934 Bishop Joseph DuffyBishop Emeritus of Clogher
31 Oct 1934 Bishop Francis LaganAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Derry
11 Jan 1935 Bishop Colm O’ReillyBishop Emeritus of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois)
16 Jan 1935 Bishop William WalshBishop Emeritus of Killaloe
13 Aug 1935 Bishop Brendan Oliver Comiskey, SS.CC.Bishop Emeritus of Ferns
3 Mar 1936 Bishop Christopher JonesBishop Emeritus of Elphin
Youngest
23 Jan 1967 Bishop Fintan MonahanBishop of Killaloe
7 Jun 1963 Bishop Denis NultyBishop of Kildare and Leighlin
30 Oct 1961 Archbishop Eamon MartinArchbishop of Armagh
28 Mar 1960 Bishop Brendan LeahyBishop of Limerick
13 Oct 1959 Archbishop Charles John BrownApostolic Nuncio to Ireland
7 May 1959 Bishop Alphonsus CullinanBishop of Waterford and Lismore
21 Oct 1958 Archbishop Eugene Martin NugentApostolic Nuncio to Haiti
21 Apr 1958 Bishop Francis DuffyBishop of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois)
12 Feb 1958 Bishop Paul TigheOfficial of the Pontifical Council for Culture, Roman Curia
23 Jan 1957 Bishop Raymond Anthony BrowneBishop of Kerry
26 Jun 1953 Bishop Kevin Peter DoranBishop of Elphin
8 Aug 1952 Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly, S.M.A.Archbishop of Cashel and Emly

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