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John Henry Esquirol, American bishop. Recipient Presidential citation New York University, 1959. Served with United States Army, 1918.; Member Psi Hartford CT.

Background

Esquirol, John Henry was born on May 18, 1900 in Brooklyn. Son of Joseph Henry and Grace Ella (Alfred) Esquirol.

Education

Bachelor of Science, New York University, 1920, Juris Doctor, 1923, Doctor of Divinity, 1960. Postgraduate General Theological Seminary, New York City, 1937. S.T.D., Berkeley Division School, New Haven, 1954.

Doctor of Divinity, Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut, 1959.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1924. Practice in Brooklyn, 1924-1937. Ordained priest Episcopal Church, 1937.

Assistant to dean Cathedral of Incarnation, Garden City, Long Island, New York, 1937-1939. Rector Trinity Church, Southport, Connecticut, 1939-1956. Dean Christ Church Cathedral, Hartford, 1956-1958.

Suffragan bishop Diocese Connecticut, Hartford, 1958-1968, bishop coadjutor, 1968-1969, diocesan bishop, 1969-1970. Lecturer ecclesiastical polity, canon law Berkeley Division School, 1951-1959, trustee, from 1953.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1918. Member Psi Hartford CT.

Connections

Married Margaret Louise Joost, April. Children: John Henry, Howard.

father:
Joseph Henry Esquirol

mother:
Grace Ella (Alfred) Esquirol

spouse:
Margaret Louise Joost

children:
John Henry Esquirol

Howard Esquirol