Norman David Emerson (1900 - 1966):
Cleric, Church of Ireland and writer
Norman Emerson was born in Lurgan, County Armagh, and educated at Trinity College, Dublin. He was ordained in 1924 and was rector of StMary's, Dublin and became a Canon of Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, from 1954 to 1961, when he became Dean. He was a member of the Royal Irish Academy and President of the Irish Historical Society from 1960 to 1962. Among his publications are An Account of Archbishop Ussher and a History of the Church of Ireland in three volumes.
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