The Rt Rev Robert Thomas Hearn was the 9th Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross.
Educated at Trinity College, Dublin, he was ordained in 1900. His first post was a curacy at Youghal after which he was Vicar of Shandon. in 1926 he became Archdeacon of Cork then its Diocesan Bishop . He died in post on 14 July 1952.
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