James Browne

Deceased Person

1842 – 1917

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Who was James Browne?

The Most Reverend James Browne was an Irish Roman Catholic clergyman who served as Bishop of Ferns from 1884 to 1917.

He was born on 28 August 1842 in Mayglass, County Wexford, Ireland. He was ordained to the priesthood on 25 December 1865. He was appointed Bishop of Ferns on 6 July 1884 and consecrated on 14 September 1884 by James Lynch, Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin. He died in office on 21 June 1917, aged 74 years old.

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1842
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1917

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on July 23, 2013

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