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John J. Hennessy
Birth: Aug. 29, 1825
Bulgaden
County Limerick, Ireland
Death: Mar. 4, 1900
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA

Roman Catholic Bishop. He was ordained as a priest on November 1, 1850. He was appointed as the third Bishop of Dubuque on 1866. In 1893 the Dubuque Diocese was elevated to an Archdiocese. When that happened, he became the first Archbishop of Dubuque, and served as such for the next seven years until his death. (bio by: Jesse) 
 
Burial:
Saint Raphael's Cathedral
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Buried in the mortuary chapel.
 
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Originally Created by: Jesse
Record added: Jun 21, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6535203
John J. Hennessy
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John J. Hennessy
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John J. Hennessy
Added by: Jesse
 
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It Was You, O God, Who Made Your Servant Archbishop Hennessy, A Successor Of The Apostles By Raising Him To The Episcopal Order. May He Also Be Associated With Them Forever. We Ask This Through Our Lord, Jesus Christ, Your Son. Amen.
- Eman Bonnici
 Added: Sep. 25, 2011

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Jun. 17, 2009
Rest in Peace, John. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Jan. 25, 2008
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