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Francis V. Allen, Canadian bishop.

Background

Allen, Francis V. was born on June 25, 1909 in Toronto, Canada. Son of Valentine and Martha (Malcolm) Allen.

Education

Educated St. Augustine’s Seminary.

Career

Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church. Assistant St. Dunstan’s Parish. Toronto. 1933-1934, Blessed Sacrament Parish, Toronto, 1934-1935.

Secretary St. Augustine’s Seminary, 1935-1936. Vice chancellor in Temporalibus, 1936-1941. Vice president Catholic Church Extension Society, 1941-1942.

Chancellor in Spirtaulibus, 1942-1948, in Spirtaulibus et Temporalibus, 1948-1951. Domestic prelate, 1946. Vicar delegate for religious, archidiocesan consulator, 1951-1952.

Pastor Our Lady of Sorrows Parish. Toronto, 1952-1954; auxiliary biship, vicar general archdiocese of Toronto.

Connections

father:
Valentine Allen

mother:
Martha (Malcolm) Allen