|Birth: ||Jan. 27, 1869|
|Death: ||Jun. 29, 1947|
Thomas CONRY was born 1869 in Coffins Gove Twp., Delaware Co. IA near Masonville son of John CONNERY/CONRY and Mary WHALEN and died in 1947 at DubuqueIA.
As a Roman Catholic priest & monsignor he had career highlights that included:
--1895; Graduated from Columbia (Lora's) College, Dubuque, Iowa.
--17DEC1898, Ordained by Most Rev. Paul Bruchesi at Grand SeminaryMontrealQuebecCanada.
…He may have been attending Laval University in Quebec City because the Grand Seminaire de Montreal has no record of his attendance - just ordination(22SEP1995 per MaryseLeBlanc,Registrar).
--21DEC1898, Said one of first masses at Immaculate ConceptionMasonvilleDelawareIA.
--1899-1901, Asst. Pastor at St. Raphael's Cathedral, Dubuque, IA.
--MAR-AUG1901, Sacred Heart Church, CoronadoSan DiegoCA.
--1912-13, Pastor St. JohnCoggonLinnIA.
--1901-24, Head English Dept., Lora's College, Dubuque, IA.
--1918, V.P Loras College, Dubuque, IA.
--1920, First editor of Dubuque Archdiocesan Newspaper "The Witness".
--1924-1AUG1934, President of Lora's College, Dubuque, Iowa
-31JAN1926, Domestic Prelate(Monsignor).
-14MAY1934, Vicar General Archidiocese.
-08DEC1934, Prohontary Apostolic, Archdiocesan Consultor,
Censor of Books, Matrimonial Court Judge.
>He died Sunday, June 29, 1947 & is buried in Mt. OlivetDubuqueIA.
John Conry (1829 - 1904)
Mary Whalen Conry (1831 - 1885)
Simon Conry (1858 - 1873)*
Philip Conry (1860 - 1908)*
Ellen G. Conry Gaffney (1863 - 1931)*
Mary Conry Ryan (1865 - 1944)*
Margaret Conry Rieger (1868 - 1957)*
Thomas Conry (1869 - 1947)
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Created by: H BRAUN
Record added: Feb 05, 2007
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