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Richard Vincent Whelan


Jan 28, 1809

Richard Vincent Whelan was born in Baltimore

1831

Richard Whelan was ordained to the priesthood

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1835

Richard Whelan left Mount St. Mary's

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1841

Richard Whelan was consecrated as the second bishop of the Diocese of Richmond

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Jul 19, 1850

Richard Whelan was appointed bishop of the new Diocese of Wheeling

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Jul 07, 1874

Richard Whelan died in Baltimore

1874

The Wheeling Diocese claimed 46 churches 7 chapels, 9 schools seminary, hospital 31 priests and 109 women religious

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