Joseph La Rocque
|Joseph La Rocque|
|Bishop of Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec|
|Installed||June 22, 1860|
|Term ended||February 4, 1866|
|Successor||Charles La Rocque|
|Other posts||Coadjutor Bishop of Montreal|
|Ordination||March 15, 1835|
August 28, 1808|
Chambly, Lower Canada
|Died||November 18, 1887
Joseph La Rocque, also spelled Larocque, (28 August 1808 – 18 November 1887) was a Canadian Roman Catholic priest, professor, and bishop.
Born in Chambly, Lower Canada, La Rocque was ordained a priest on 15 March 1835 by Bishop Jean-Jacques Lartigue. In 1852, he was appointed Titular Bishop of Cydonia and Coadjutor Bishop of Montreal. In 1860, he was appointed Bishop of Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec. He resigned in 1866 and was appointed Titular Bishop of Germanicopolis.
- "Joseph La Rocque". Dictionary of Canadian Biography (online ed.). University of Toronto Press. 1979–2016.
- Catholic-Hierarchy entry
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