Patrick Tyrrell

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Patrick Tyrrell, O.F.M.
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Patrick Tyrrell (or Tyrell), O.F.M. (died 1692) was an Irish prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who served as the Bishop of Clogher (1676–1689), Vicar Apostolic of Kilmore (1678–1689), and Bishop of Meath (1689–1692).

A Franciscan friar, he was appointed the Bishop of the Diocese of Clogher by Pope Clement X on 22 April 1676.[1][2][3] His papal brief to the See was dated 13 May 1676 and consecrated on 14 June 1676.[3] Tyrrell was also appointed the vicar apostolic of the Diocese of Kilmore by Pope Innocent XI on either 9 February 1678[4] or 21 March 1678.[1][5] He was translated to the Diocese of Meath on 24 January 1689.[6][7]

Bishop Tyrrell died in office in 1692.[1][6][7]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Bishop Patrick Tyrrell (Tyrell), O.F.M. at Catholic-Hierarchy Retrieved on 3 November 2013.
  2. ^ Fryde et al. 1986, Handbook of British Chronology, p. 418.
  3. ^ a b Moody, Martin & Byrne 1984, A New History of Ireland, volume IX, p. 342.
  4. ^ Moody, Martin & Byrne 1984, A New History of Ireland, volume IX, p. 349.
  5. ^ Fryde et al. 1986, Handbook of British Chronology, p. 418, fn. 4.
  6. ^ a b Fryde et al. 1986, Handbook of British Chronology, p. 439.
  7. ^ a b Moody, Martin & Byrne 1984, A New History of Ireland, volume IX, p. 351.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I., eds. (1986). Handbook of British Chronology (3rd, reprinted 2003 ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 
  • Moody, T. W.; Martin, F. X.; Byrne, F. J., eds. (1984). Maps, Genealogies, Lists: A Companion to Irish History, Part II. A New History of Ireland. Volume IX. Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-821745-5. 


Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Patrick Duffy
Bishop of Clogher
1676–1689
Succeeded by
See vacant,
followed by Hugh MacMahon
Preceded by
See vacant,
preceded by Eugene Sweeney (bishop)
Vicar Apostolic of Kilmore
1678–1689
Succeeded by
See vacant,
followed by Hugh MacMahon (administrator)
Preceded by
James Cusack
Bishop of Meath
1689–1692
Succeeded by
See vacant,
followed by Stephen MacEgan