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Gibbons, James

(1834–1921). B. Baltimore, Maryland; educ. Baltimore; RC priest 1861; titular bp. Adramyttium and vicar bp. North Carolina; bp. Richmond, Virginia, 1872; abp. Baltimore 1877; presided over 3d plenary council of Baltimore 1884 (see also Councils and Synods, 6); cardinal 1886. Works include The Faith of Our Fathers. See also Roman Catholic Church, The, E 9.

J. T. Ellis, The Life of Cardinal Gibbons, 2 vols. (Milwaukee, 1952).

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