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Thomas Carter Stanley, Curate, 1857

Posted by on Friday, 5 February, 2010

Curates of Holywood Parish, Co. Down.

1857 – Thomas Carter Stanley was licensed January 14, 1859 (Diocesan Register of Down and Dromore). He was the son of Thomas Stanley, described as a “Vectigalium Collector” in Alumni Dubliensis. He was born in Cheshire, educated at Liverpool School and entered Trinity College Dublin on October 12, 1852, at the age of 19. He graduated with a B.A. in 1857, an LL.B. in 1867 and an LL.D. 1869. He was ordained deacon in Down in 1857, and on November 30,1858 a priest. He was curate of Holywood parish from 1857 to 1859. He was Chaplain to the Forces from 1859-1890, Chaplain at Berne from 1890-1894, at Dinan from 1894-1897 and at Brindisi in 1897.

J.B. Leslie and H.R. Swanzy ‘Biographical succession lists of the clergy of diocese of Down
Enniskillen: Fermanagh Times, 1936, page 132.