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Philip F. Pocock, Canadian archbishop.

Background

Pocock, Philip F. was born on July 2, 1906 in St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada. Son of Stephen Bernard and Sarah-May (McCarthy) P. Student, Assumption College, 1922-1923.

Education

Student, Assumption College, 1922-1923.

Career

Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1930. Professor moral theology and canon law St. Peter’s Seminary, 1934-1944, consecrated bishop, 1944, installed as bishop of, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, 1944. Named apostolic administrator Archdiocese of Winnipeg, 1951, titular archbishop Apro and coadjutor archbishop of, Winnipeg, 1951, succeeded to See, 1952.

Titular archbishop of Isauropoli and coadjutor archbishop of, Toronto, 1961, succeeded to See, 1971, resigned, 1978.

Connections

father:
Stephen Bernard Student

mother:
Sarah-May (McCarthy) P. Student