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Archbishop Fulton John Sheen
Birth: May 8, 1895
El Paso
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1979
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Educator, author, radio and television apologist, archbishop. He was born Peter Sheen on May 8, 1895 in El Paso, Illinois. He was ordained to the priesthood on Sept. 20, 1919 in Peoria, IL. He served as an Auxillary Bishop for the Archdiocese of New York from 1951-1966. On December 16,1966 he was appointed the Bishop of the Rochester, New York Diocese. Bishop Sheen is most famous for his radio show, "The Catholic Hour" and his television show, "Life is Worth Living." This is a cenotaph. He is buried at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City. (bio by: Eamonn) 
 
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 Parents:
  Newton Morris Sheen (1862 - 1944)
  Delia Fulton Sheen (1864 - 1943)
 
 Siblings:
  Eva Natalie Sheen Walsh (1886 - 1970)**
  Fulton John Sheen (1895 - 1979)*
  Fulton John Sheen (1895 - 1979)
  Aloysius Bernard Sheen (1908 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery *
Rochester
Monroe County
New York, USA
Plot: Bishops crypt
*Cenotaph [?]
 
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Record added: Nov 26, 2007
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Archbishop Fulton John Sheen
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Archbishop Fulton John Sheen
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Archbishop Fulton John Sheen
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"REST IN ETERNAL PEACE"
- Margret Chitswara Verdi
 Added: Jul. 19, 2017

- Gina G.
 Added: May. 8, 2017

- In Memory of You~Linda
 Added: May. 8, 2017
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