Thomas Walsh (archbishop of Cashel)

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Thomas Walsh
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Thomas Walsh (died 1654) was an Irish prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as the Archbishop of Cashel from 1626 to 1654.[1][2][3]

He was appointed the archbishop of the Metropolitan see of Cashel on 27 April 1626 and consecrated in the Spanish Netherlands on 8 July 1626.[1][2][3] After the siege of Limerick in 1651, the archbishop was compelled to go into exile.[2]

He died in exile on 5 May 1654.[1][2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Archbishop Thomas Walsh". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved 23 December 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c d Brady 1876, The Episcopal Succession in England, Scotland and Ireland, volume 2, pp. 22–25.
  3. ^ a b c Fryde et al. 1986, Handbook of British Chronology, p. 417.

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
David Kearney
(archbishop)
Archbishop of Cashel
1626–1654
Succeeded by
John de Burgo
(vicar apostolic)