Henry Stanistreet

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Henry Stanistreet
Bishop of Killaloe and Clonfert
In office
Personal details
Born (1901-03-19)19 March 1901
Died 4 September 1981(1981-09-04) (aged 80)
Nationality Irish
Spouse(s) Ethel Mary née Liversidge
Alma mater Trent College; Trinity College, Dublin

Henry Arthur Stanistreet (19 March 1901 – 4 September 1981), was the 14th Bishop of Killaloe and Clonfert.[1]

Stanistreet was educated at Trent College and Trinity College, Dublin[2] and ordained in 1924.[3] He was a curate at Clonmel and then curate in charge of Corbally before becoming the Rector of Templeharry with Borrisnafarney. From 1931 to 1943 he was Rural Dean of Ely O’Carroll then Dean of Killaloe Cathedral. He was ordained to the episcopate in 1957.[4] He became a Doctor of Divinity (DD).


  1. ^ Handbook of British Chronology by E.B. Fryde, D.E. Greenway, S. Porter and I. Roy: Cambridge, CUP, 1996, ISBN 0-521-56350-X, 9780521563505
  2. ^ “Who was Who” 1897-2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
  3. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 1975-76 London: Oxford University Press, 1976 ISBN 0-19-200008-X
  4. ^ Fryde, E.B.; Greenway, D.E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third Edition, revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.
Church of Ireland titles
Preceded by
Richard Perdue
Bishop of Killaloe and Clonfert
Succeeded by
Edwin Owen