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Seamus O Gallchobhair (c.1690 - 1751):
Bishop, Roman Catholic


Seamus O Gallchobhair was born in County Donegal and from 1725 to 1737 was Bishop of Raphoe and then Bishop of Kildare until his death. There were periods of his life as Bishop of Raphoe when he sought refuge from the authorities at Lough Erne. He preached in Irish, and his sermons, which were popular, were printed as Sermons in Irish Gaelic.

Born: c.1690
Died: May 1751
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