John Leslie (priest)

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John Herbert Leslie (1868-1934)[1] was Dean of Lismore [2] from 1930 until 1934.[3]

He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1894. He began his ecclesiastical career with a curacy at Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford. After that he was Rector of Shanrahan then Clonmel.[4]


  1. ^ Obituary The Dean Of Lismore. The Times (London, England), Saturday, Aug 18, 1934; pg. 12; Issue 46836
  2. ^ Fasti Ecclesiae Hibernicae: The succession of the prelates and members..., Volume 1. Retrieved 2013-07-10. 
  3. ^ Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1986). Handbook of British Chronology (3rd ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 391. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.
  4. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 1929-30 London: Oxford University Press, 1929 p 763
Religious titles
Preceded by
William George Greene
Dean of Lismore
Succeeded by
Charles Geoffrey Nason Stanley