Charles Stack (bishop)

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Charles Maurice Stack (23 August 1825 - 1914) was an Anglican bishop.[1][2]

Stack was born into an ecclesiastical family[3] and educated at Trinity College, Dublin.[4] He was Vicar of Lack, County Fermanagh from 1851 to 1877 when he became the Archdeacon of Clogher. He was appointed Bishop of Clogher in 1886[5] and served the diocese for 16 years.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Clergy List, Clerical Guide and Ecclesiastical Directory" London, Hamilton & Co 1889
  2. ^ “Handbook of British Chronology” by Fryde, E.B.; Greenway, D.E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I.: Cambridge, CUP, 1996, ISBN 0-521-56350-X, 0713642556
  3. ^ His father was the Reverend Edward Stack, “Who was Who” 1897-2007, London, A & C Black, 2007, ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7; his son and grandson were also Church of Ireland clergy > The Times, 29 July 1985; pg. 12; Issue 62202; col G Very Rev C. M. Gray-Stack
  4. ^ The Standard (London, England), Tuesday, November 22, 1853; pg. [1]; Issue 9139
  5. ^ The Belfast News-Letter (Belfast, Ireland), Thursday, October 28, 1886; Issue 22259
Religious titles
Preceded by
Archbishops of Armagh
Bishop of Clogher
1886 –1902
Succeeded by
Charles Frederick D'Arcy