Rev John Gwynn

Rev John Gwynn

Death 2 Apr 1917 (aged 89)
Clontarf, County Dublin, Ireland
Burial Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Memorial ID 86056821 · View Source
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Regius Professor of Divinity at Trinity College, Dublin.

Son of Rev. Stephen Gwynne and Mary Stevenson Gwynne.

He married Lucy Josephine O'Brien, daughter of William Smith O'Brien and Lucy Caroline Gabbett on 26 June 1862.

Educated at Portora Royal School, Enniskillen.
Trinity College, Dublin,
B.A., 1850, M.A., 1854, B.D., 1861.

Warden at St. Columba's College, 1856-1864

Trinity College
Lecturer in Greek, 1853-55
Divinity Lecturer, 1883-1888
Reguis Professor, 1888-1907

Rev. John Gwynn

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Blessed are the peacemakers
for they shall see God
Sacred to the Memory of
wife of the REV. JOHN GWYNN D.D.
born at Cahirmoyle Co. Limerick July 23rd 1840
died at Ashbrook, Clontarf April 3rd 1907
"Because I live ye shall live also"
also of her husband
the Reverend JOHN GWYNN D.D.
Regius Professor of Divinity in the University of Dublin
and sometime Fellow of Trinity College Dublin
Born at Larne August 28th 1827
Died at Ashbrook Clontarf April 2nd 1917



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  • Find a Grave Memorial 86056821
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rev John Gwynn (28 Aug 1827–2 Apr 1917), Find a Grave Memorial no. 86056821, citing Clontarf Cemetery, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland ; Maintained by John (contributor 47032041) .