Philip Phillips (bishop)

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Philip Phillips (died 1787) was an Irish clergyman of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of Tuam from 1785 to 1787.[1][2]

He was appointed Bishop of Killala on 24 November 1760, and translated to the bishopric of Achonry on 22 November 1785. He translated again to the archbishopric of Tuam on 22 November 1785. He died in office in September 1787.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Archbishop Philip Phillips. Catholic Hierarchy website. Retrieved 2 April 2010.
  2. ^ a b Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1986). Handbook of British Chronology (3rd ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 443. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bonaventura MacDonnell
Bishop of Killala
1760–1776
Succeeded by
Alexander Irwin
Preceded by
Patrick Robert Kirwan
Bishop of Achonry
1776–1785
Succeeded by
Boetius Egan
Preceded by
Michael Skerrett
Archbishop of Tuam
1785–1787
Succeeded by
Boetius Egan