Catholic-Hierarchy DC

Diocese of Owensboro

Dioecesis Owensburgensis



Show: All | General Information | Ordinaries | Historical Summary | Statistics | Affiliated Bishops, Living | Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

Bishop(s)

  • William Francis Medley, Bishop
  • John Jeremiah McRaith, Bishop Emeritus

General Information


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
9 December 1937ErectedDiocese of Louisville Diocese of Owensboro (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
195030,725600,0005.1%5410644801043857ap1951
196645,879638,7397.2%707775951158369ap1967
197048,823638,5397.6%6914835882732371ap1971
197649,800690,7207.2%83191024884740351ap1977
198050,527695,0007.3%7618945373036017ap1981
199053,936786,0006.9%7818965611928378ap1991
199951,702778,2356.6%831396538522979ap2000
200050,187778,2356.4%7216885702122179ap2001
200151,235778,2356.6%81201015072422679ap2002
200252,688836,1626.3%78221005262621479ap2003
200352,047837,0466.2%78281064913220379ap2004
200451,847836,1626.2%7420945512519879ap2005

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

============

Home | Countries | Religious Orders | Popes | Holy See | Roman Curia | Cardinals by Rank
Bishops: All | Living | Deceased | Youngest | Oldest | Cardinal Electors
Dioceses: All | Current | Titular | Vacant | Structured View
Events: Recent | by Date | by Year | Necrology
Conclaves | Consistories | Councils

============

About Catholic-Hierarchy
Terminology/Site Help
[ Comments/Corrections ] Copyright David M. Cheney, 1996-2012
code: v2.8.0, 29 Jul 2012; data: 1 Sep 2012