Rev William Turner

Rev William Turner

Birth
Ireland
Death 10 Jul 1936 (aged 65)
Burial Kenmore, Erie County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 10705015 · View Source
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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.


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  • Created by: rjschatz
  • Added: 30 Mar 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10705015
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev William Turner (8 Apr 1871–10 Jul 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10705015, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Kenmore, Erie County, New York, USA ; Maintained by rjschatz (contributor 46560566) .