Ballina, Mayo, Ireland
Wednesday, December 26, 1849
The Lord Bishop of Limerick held an ordination on Sunday, at the cathedral,
when the following candidates were presented for orders:- Deacons-A.C. Maunsell,
John Dickinson, Peter Digges Latouche. Priests- Rev. Isaac Sehle, Rev. Joseph
Bouchier. There were also twelve candidates for ordination under letters
dimisory from the dioceses of Clogher, Down and Dublin.
The Rev. A. Maunsell is to succeed the Rev. E. Hassard, in the Curacy of
The Rev. P.D. Latouche is appointed to the curacy of St. Munchins,
The Rev. W.N. Wills is appointed reader at the cathedral of Limerick, and
is succeeded in the curacy of Corcomohide, by the Rev. Grantly Shelton.
ORDINATION.- On Thursday the Lord Bishop of Ossory, Fearns, and Leighlin,
held an ordination in the Cathedral of St. Canice when the following gentlemen
were admitted to Deacon's orders.- George S. Gerrard, B.A. to the Assistant
Curacy of ??nge Silva, diocess of Leighlin, S. Quinten, B.A., to the curacy of
Rathvilly, Leighlin. F.H. Burkitt, B.A., to the Assistant Curacy of Abbeyleix,
Leighlin. Priests' Orders.- The rev. George F.A. Armstrong, curate of Monamelis,
Fearns. A very excellent and appropriate sermon was preceded by the Rev. F.R.
Sandys. Chancellor of the Cathedral, and the usual oaths were administered by
Humphrey Semple, Esq., the Bishop's Registrar.
Cathy Joynt Labath
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