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Rev William Turner
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1871, Ireland
Death: Jul. 10, 1936

Bishop Turner, a native of Kilmallock, Ireland, and professor of Philosophy at the Catholic University of America, was installed on April 10, 1919 as the 6th Bishop of Buffalo. A man of learning and charity, Bishop Turner began Catholic Charities in 1924. More than 30 new parishes were established between 1919 and 1936. Bishop Turner died in 1936. His body lies in Mount Olivet Cemetery in the Town of Tonawanda.

Priest, Diocese of St. Augustine, 1893-1919.
Sixth Bishop, Diocese of Buffalo, 1919-1936. 
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Erie County
New York, USA
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Record added: Mar 30, 2005
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Rev William Turner
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Rev William Turner
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Rev William Turner
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It Was You, O God, Who Made Your Servant Bishop Turner, 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: Jul. 14, 2011

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