Item 580 - Fr John Ford SJ

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IE IJA J/580


Fr John Ford SJ


  • 9 July 1871 (Creation)

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(09 November 1831-05 April 1892)

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Born: 09 November 1831, Belfast, County Antrim
Entered: 01 April 1849, Malayadipatty, Tiruchirapilli, Tamil Nadu, India - Lugdunensis Province (LUGD)
Ordained: 1858, Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu
Final vows: 04 April 1864
Died: 05 April 1892, Malayadipatty, Tiruchirapilli, Tamil Nadu, India - Tolosanae Province (TOLO)

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Letter from Fr Alexander Abreu SJ, writing from Trichinopoly, India to Fr John Ford SJ. Asks the latter to clarify a matter relating to the accounts at Trichinopoly. Gives news of the community there.

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