|Birth: ||Dec. 19, 1834|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 1906|
Roman Catholic Bishop. He was ordained a priest August 25, 1857, and became pastor of St. Marguerite's church, Davenport, Iowa in 1861. After the death of Bishop McMullen, Davenport's first Bishop, he became administrator of the Catholic see in the Diocese of Davenport. When he was consecrated as Bishop on July 20, 1884, he was the first native of the United States appointed to a see west of the Mississippi. His remains were moved to Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery in 1930.
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Plot: Under the Cathedral (original burial site)
Created by: Dustin Oliver
Record added: Aug 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15199079