Rev. Henry F. Psencik
- Rev. Henry F. Psencik
The Rev. Henry F. Psencik was born at Smithville. He attended school at
Cistern where he received his First Communion and at Ganado where he
received Confirmation. Entered St. John�s Seminary in 1920 and was ordained
in 1932. He was successively chaplain at Blessed Sacrament Academy in San
Antonio, administrator under Father M. A. Dombrowski at Flatonia, assistant
at Weimar and next at Yoakum until he was appointed administrator Feb. 11,
1933, of St. Joseph�s Church at Inez and attached missions: -- Bennview (now
La Salle), Fordtran, Bloomington, and Placedo; where he worked until Aug.
24, 1940, when he was appointed pastor of his present parish of St. Mary�s,
Rt. 2, Hallettsville.
[Source: Gilbert, M.J. (ed.) & Archdiocese of San Antonio, Archdiocese of
San Antonio, 1874-1949: an illustrated record of the foundation and growth
of parishes, missions, and religious institutions in that part of Texas
under the spiritual jurisdiction of the See of San Antonio, page 64.]
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