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William Cardinal Godfrey

Deceased

Archbishop of Westminster, England

Cardinal-Priest of Santi Nereo ed Achilleo

Apostolic Exarch of England and Wales {Inghilterra e Galles} (Ukrainian)


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
25 Sep 1889BornLiverpool
28 Oct 191627.1Ordained PriestPriest of Liverpool, England, Great Britain
21 Nov 193849.2AppointedTitular Archbishop of Cius
21 Nov 193849.2AppointedApostolic Delegate to Great Britain
21 Dec 193849.2Ordained BishopTitular Archbishop of Cius
194353.3AppointedOfficial to Poland
10 Nov 195364.1AppointedArchbishop of Liverpool, England, Great Britain
3 Dec 195667.2AppointedArchbishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
10 Jun 195767.7AppointedApostolic Exarch of England and Wales {Inghilterra e Galles} (Ukrainian), Great Britain
15 Dec 195869.2Elevated to Cardinal
15 Dec 195869.2AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santi Nereo ed Achilleo
22 Jan 196373.3DiedArchbishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain

MicroData Summary for William Godfrey:
Cardinal William Godfrey (born , died ) Archbishop of Westminster

  • a priest for 46.2 years
  • a bishop for 24.1 years
  • a cardinal for 4.1 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1938, Number 103
  • obp: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 113, Additions/Corrections (front)

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