Martin Walter Stanton
Martin W. Stanton
|Auxiliary Bishop of Newark|
|See||Titular See of Citium|
|Appointed||June 27, 1957|
|In office||September 24, 1957 – April 17, 1972|
|Ordination||June 14, 1924|
|Consecration||September 24, 1957|
by Thomas Aloysius Boland
|Born||April 17, 1897|
Jersey City, New Jersey
|Died||October 1, 1977(aged 80)|
Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, Martin Stanton was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Newark on June 14, 1924.
On June 27, 1957 Pope Pius XII appointed him as the Titular Bishop of Citium and Auxiliary Bishop of Newark. He was consecrated by Archbishop Thomas Boland on September 24, 1957. The principal co-consecrators were Bishops James McNulty of Paterson and George Ahr of Trenton.
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- "Other deaths: Bishop Martin Stanton" Pottstown Mercury. Retrieved 2017-04-14.
|Catholic Church titles|
| Auxiliary Bishop of Newark, New Jersey
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