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John Jebb (1775 - 1833):
Bishop, Church of Ireland


John Jebb was born in Drogheda and was educated at Celbridge, Foyle College, Derry, and Trinity College, Dublin. From being a curate in Swanlinbar in 1799 he eventually became Bishop of Limerick in 1823. He was a pioneer of the Oxford Movement. His works include Essays on Sacred Literature and Practical Theology, and his correspondence with Alexander Knox was published posthumously. He died in London. [Biography by C. Forster]

Born: 1775
Died: 9 December 1833
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