The Right Reverend
|Bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney|
Rev. Thomas Suther
|Church||Scottish Episcopal Church|
|Diocese||Aberdeen and Orkney|
|Born||February 5, 1814|
|Died||23 January 1883|
Sanremo, Liguria, Italy
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