Charles Leslie (bishop)

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The Rt. Rev. Dr. Charles Leslie (b 1810 – d 1870[1]) was briefly Church of Ireland Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh in 1870. His father, Dr. John Powell Leslie, was the first Bishop of the Diocese.[2] Bishop Charles Leslie never actually moved into the See House, near Kilmore Cathedral, just north-west of Cavan Town. He died at his home, Corravahan House, just outside Drung.

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  1. ^ Material within the national archives
  2. ^ Genealogical web site
Religious titles
Preceded by
Hamilton Verschoyle
Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh
June 1870 –September 1870
Succeeded by
Thomas Carson