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Patrick Joseph Masterson

clergyman

Patrick Joseph Masterson, American clergyman. Served with Chaplain Corps, United States Navy, 1943-1946.

Background

Masterson, Patrick Joseph was born on February 2, 1910 in New York City. Son of Francis and Joan (Dorgan) Masterson.

Education

Student Holy Name School, New York City, 1916, Saint Francis Xavier High Sch, New York City, 1924, Fordham College, 1928.

Career

Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, June 8, 1935. Served as assistant priest in several parishes, New York City, 1935. Advocate in matrimonial tribunal Archdiocese of New York, 1937-1942.

Assistant executive secretary National Legion of Decency, 1942-1947, executive secretary since 1947.

Membership

Served with Chaplain Corps, United States Navy, 1943-1946.

Connections

father:
Francis Masterson

mother:
Joan (Dorgan) Masterson