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Bishop Joseph Higgins

Deceased

Bishop of Ballarat


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
13 Jan 1838BornMoyvore, Ireland
29 May 186325.4Ordained PriestPriest of Meath, Ireland
11 Sep 188850.7AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Sydney, Australia
11 Sep 188850.7AppointedTitular Bishop of Antiphellus
31 Mar 188951.2Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Antiphellus
4 May 189961.3AppointedBishop of Rockhampton, Australia
3 Mar 190567.1AppointedBishop of Ballarat, Australia
16 Sep 191577.7DiedBishop of Ballarat, Australia

MicroData Summary for Joseph Higgins:
Bishop Joseph Higgins (born , died ) Bishop of Ballarat

  • a priest for 52.3 years
  • a bishop for 26.5 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • bp/op/ob: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 143
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 8, Page 111, and Page 484
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 9, Page 78

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