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William Beresford (1742 - 1819):
Bishop, Church of Ireland


William Beresford was educated at Trinity College, Dublin, and became Doctor of Divinity in 1780. In that year he was ap-pointed Bishop of Dromore, and two years later Bishop of Ossory. In 1794 he was given the Archbishopric of Tuam and in 1812 was created Baron Decies.

Born: 1742
Died: 1819
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