Thomas St Lawrence

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Thomas St Lawrence was Bishop of Cork and Ross [1] from 1807 and died in post on 10 February 1831. [2] He had previously been Dean of Cork (1796 to 1807). [3]

The Bishop of Cork and Ross is an episcopal title which takes its name after the city of Cork and the town of Rosscarbery in Republic of Ireland. The combined title was first used by the Church of Ireland from 1638 to 1660 and again from 1679 to 1835. At present the title is being used by the Roman Catholic Church.

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  2. “Handbook of British Chronology” By Fryde, E. B;. Greenway, D.E;Porter, S; Roy, I: Cambridge, CUP, 1996 ISBN   0-521-56350-X, 9780521563505
  3. York Herald (York, England), Saturday, October 10, 1807; Issue 893. 19th Century British Library Newspapers: Part II
Church of Ireland titles
Preceded by
Lord John Beresford
Bishop of Cork and Ross
1807–1831
Succeeded by
Samuel Kyle

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