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Petrus J Blenkinsop
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1818
Dublin
County Dublin, Ireland
Death: Nov. 5, 1896
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Peter Blenkinsop was b. in Dublin, 19 April, 1818; d. in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 5 November, 1896. He studied at Georgetown College, Washington, D. C., entered the Society of Jesus in 1834, and was ordained by Archbishop Eccleston 26 July, 1846. He was President of Holy Cross College, Worcester, Massachusetts, from 1854-57, which he rebuilt after its destruction by fire. He was also pastor at Frederick, Maryland, St. Joseph's church, Philadelphia, and was stationed at various times in the Jesuit colleges at Worcester, Georgetown, and Philadelphia.

Father Peter J., Sr., brother William A. and sister Catherine Euphemia 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter J. Blenkinsop (1780 - 1857)
  Mary Kelly Blenkinsop (1779 - 1860)
 
 Siblings:
  Euphemia Blenkinsop (1816 - 1887)*
  Petrus J Blenkinsop (1818 - 1896)
  William Aloysius Blenkinsop (1819 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Georgetown University Jesuit Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
 
Created by: David McInturff
Record added: Mar 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86414570
Petrus J Blenkinsop
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Petrus J Blenkinsop
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