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Robert Ussher (c.1592 - 1642):
Bishop, Church of Ireland


Robert Ussher was born in Dublin and was educated at Trinity College, Dublin, where he became a fellow in 1611. He was elected Vice-Provost of the college in 1615 and Provost in 1630. In 1629 he was Rector of Lurgan, County Armagh and in 1635 was consecrated Bishop of Kildare.

Born: c.1592
Died: 7 September 1642
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