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Clergyman

Ralph Leo Hayes, American clergyman.

Background

Hayes, Ralph Leo was born on September 21, 1884 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Patrick N. and Mary (O’Donnell) Hayes.

Education

Student Catholic U., Washington, D.

Career

Assistant pastor, Holy Rosary Parish, Pittsburgh, 1910-1912. With Diocesan Mission Band, Diocese of Pittsburgh, 1913-1917, superintendent of parish schools, 1917-1925, pastor, St. Catherine’s Church, 1925-1933. Bishop, Diocese of Montana, 1933-1935.

Rector, North American College, Rome, Italy, 1935-1944. Bishop of Davenport, Iowa, 1945.

Connections

father:
Patrick N. Hayes

mother:
Mary (O’Donnell) Hayes