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| John LESLIE|
D.D. from TRINITY, 1624 ( Lit. Reg. ).
S. of George, of Aberdeenshire . B. 14 Oct., 1571.
Educated at Aberdeen [ Aberdeenshire ].
With Buckingham at Rhe [???], 1627 .
Bishop of the Isles [ Scotland ], 1628-33 ; of Raphoe [ Co. Donegal ], 1633-61 ; of Clogher [???] [ Ireland ], 1661-7 .
Privy Councillor in Scotland and in Ireland .
Strong royalist. Known as 'the fighting bishop.' The only Anglican bishop who remained at his post in Ireland during the interregnum.
Purchased the estate of Glasslough in Co. Monaghan .
Died 08 Sep., 1671; a centenarian. M.I. at Glasslough [ Co. Monaghan ].
(A. B. Beaven.)
|John LESLIE |
Approx. lifespan: 15711671
D.D. from Trinity College 1624 ( Lit. Reg. )
s. of George LESLIE of Aberdeenshire ,
Educated at Aberdeen, [Aberdeenshire],
With Buckingham at Rhe Rhé, [France], 1627
Bishop of the Isles, [Scotland], 1628-33 ; of Raphoe, [Co. Donegal], 1633-61 ; of Clogher, [Ireland], 1661-67
Privy Councillor in Scotland , and in Ireland ,
Known as 'the fighting bishop'. The only Anglican bishop who remained at his post in Ireland , during the interregnum.
Purchased the estate of Glasslough in Co. Monaghan ,
Died 1671:09:08 ; a centenarian
M.I. at Glasslough, [Co. Monaghan],
(A. B. Beaven)