Flaget, Benedict Joseph

Flaget, Benedict Joseph
First Bishop of Bardstown (subsequently of Louisville), Kentucky, U.S.A (1763-1850)

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  • Flaget, Benedict Joseph — ▪ American bishop born Nov. 7, 1763, Contournat, Fr. died Feb. 11, 1850, Louisville, Ky., U.S.       an influential figure in the development of the Roman Catholic church in the United States.       Flaget entered the Sulpician Society, was… …   Universalium

  • Benedict Joseph Flaget —     Benedict Joseph Flaget     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Benedict Joseph Flaget     First Bishop of Bardstown (subsequently of Louisville), Kentucky, U.S.A., b. at Contournat, near Billom, Auvergne, France, 7 November, 1763; d. 11 February, 1850 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Benedict Joseph Flaget — (1763 1850) was a U.S. bishop. He served as the Roman Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Bardstown between 1808 and 1839, then as bishop of the Diocese of Louisville between 1839 and 1850 when the See was transferred to Louisville in 1839.Early… …   Wikipedia

  • Flaget High School — Infobox School name = Flaget High School imagesize = 250px caption = Flaget High School building after conversion to apartments motto = established = 1942 closed = 1974 type = Private affiliation = Roman Catholic district = grades = 9 12… …   Wikipedia

  • Basilica of St. Joseph Proto-Cathedral — The Basilica of Saint Joseph Proto Cathedral is a Roman Catholic parish church at 310 West Stephen Foster Avenue in Bardstown, Kentucky. It is the former cathedral mother church of the former Roman Catholic Diocese of Bardstown. During its years… …   Wikipedia

  • Benjamin Joseph Webb — (February 25, 1814 August 2, 1897) was a Catholic editor, state senator for Kentucky, and historian. Webb was born in Bardstown, Kentucky, to a father who was a 1774 pioneer to that state. He was educated at St. Joseph s College in Bardstown, but …   Wikipedia

  • Diocese of Louisville —     Diocese of Louisville     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Diocese of Louisville     Comprises that part of Kentucky west of the Kentucky River and western borders of Carroll, Owen, Franklin, Woodford, Jessamine, Garrard, Rockcastle, Laurel, and… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Liste des évêques et archevêques de Louisville — (Archidioecesis Ludovicopolitana) L évêché de Bardstown est créé le 8 avril 1808, par détachement de celui de Baltimore. Il change de nom le 13 février 1841 pour devenir l évêché de Louisville. Ce dernier est érigé en archevêché le 10 décembre… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Louisville — Archdiocese of Louisville Archidioecesis Ludovicopolitana Location …   Wikipedia

  • Archdiocese of Baltimore —     Archdiocese of Baltimore     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Archdiocese of Baltimore     The senior see of the United States of America, established as a diocese 6 April, 1789; as an archdiocese 8 April, 1808; embraces all that part of the State… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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