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Cleary, James, 1841-1921, Jesuit priest
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10 May 1841-22 August 1921
Born: 10 May 1841, County Waterford
Entered: 07 September 1866, Milltown Park, Dublin
Final vows: 02 February 1878
Died: 22 August 1921, St Aloysius, Sevenhill, Adelaide, Australia
by 1869 at Amiens, France (CAMP) studying
by 1870 at Leuven, Belgium (BELG) studying
by 1872 at Glasgow, Scotland (ANG) working
by 1877 at Castres, France (TOLO) making Tertianship
Early Irish Mission to Australia 1884
◆ HIB Menologies SJ :
He entered from Maynooth where he had already been ordained Deacon.
After Ordination he spent some time at an Operarius, was briefly at Crescent, and for over six years a Catechist on the Missionary Staff.
1883 he was sent to Australia and there he spent some years in Melbourne and Sydney. He was also an Operarius at Hawthorn.
1895 He was at St Patrick’s Melbourne
1901 He was sent to St Aloysius, Sydney.
1902 He was sent to Norwood
1903 He was sent to Adelaide
1905 He was sent to Riverview.
1907 He was sent to Sevenhill
1908-1914 He was sent to Norwood again.
1914 He returned to Sevenhill and he died there 22 August 1921.
◆ David Strong SJ “The Australian Dictionary of Jesuit Biography 1848-2015”, 2nd Edition, Halstead Press, Ultimo NSW, Australia, 2017 - ISBN : 9781925043280 :
He entered the Society as a Diocesan Priest having previously studied at Maynooth.
1868-1869 He was sent to St Acheul, Amiens, France for Rhetoric studies
1869-1870 He was sent to Leuven for theology
1870-1871 He was sent teaching to Clongowes Wood College
1871-1876 He went to Glasgow to work in a Parish there.
1876-1877 He made tertianship at Castres, France
1878-1882 He was a Missioner giving Retreats all over the country
1882-1885 He was sent teaching to Crescent College Limerick.
1885-1886 He was sent to Australia and Xavier College Kew
1886-1890 and 1900-1902 He was at St Aloysius Bourke Street teaching
1890-1891 He was sent for Parish work to Hawthorn
1891-1894 He was sent for Parish work to St Mary’s
1894-1895 He was sent for Parish work to Richmond
1895-1900 He was sent teaching to St Patrick’s College Melbourne
1904-1906 He was sent teaching to St Ignatius College Riverview
1903-1904 and 1907-1916 he was at St Ignatius Parish Norwood.
1913-1921 He was sent to do Parish work at Sevenhill
He seems to have been a little unsettled. moving frequently, and in later life was much troubled by scruples.
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Cleary, James, 1841-1921, Jesuit priest
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- County Waterford
- County Dublin » Dublin City » Sandford Road » Milltown Park
- Australia » South Australia » Sevenhill » St Aloysius Church (Roman Catholic) (Sevenhill)
- Belgium » Leuven
- Scotland » Glasgow
- County Kildare » Maynooth
- Australia » South Australia » Adelaide
- France » Occitanie » Castres
- France » Hauts-de-France » Amiens » Abbey of Saint-Acheul
- Australia » Victoria » Melbourne » East Melbourne » St Patrick's College (East Melbourne)
- Australia » New South Wales » Sydney » Riverview » St Ignatius College (Riverview)
- Australia » South Australia » Adelaide » Norwood » Manresa (Norwood) » St Ignatius College
- County Kildare » Clane » Clongowes Wood College SJ
- County Limerick » Limerick City » The Crescent » Sacred Heart College SJ, 1859-1974
- Australia » Victoria » Melbourne » Kew (Melbourne) » Xavier College
- Australia » New South Wales » Sydney » Milsons Point » St Aloysius College (Sydney)
- Australia » Victoria » Melbourne » Hawthorn » Immaculate Conception Church (Roman Catholic)
- Australia » New South Wales » Sydney » North Sydney » Miller Street » St Mary's Church (Roman Catholic) (Miller Street)
- Australia » Victoria » Melbourne » Richmond » St Ignatius Church (Richmond)
- Australia » South Australia » Sevenhill
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