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Clergyman

William F. Hughes, American clergyman.

Background

Hughes, William F. was born on October 27, 1874 in New York City. Son of Edward and Jane Aldrich (Newton) Hughes.

Education

Studied Urban College of Propaganda, Rome, Italy.

Career

Ordained R.C. priest, 1898. Professor of history, St. Joseph’s Seminary, Yonkers, New York, 1902-1909, Catholic University of America, 1909-1910. Secretary to Papal Legation, Washington, District of Columbia, 1910-1911.

President Cathedral College, New York, 1911-1917. Pastor St. Gregory’s Church, New York, since 1918. Chaplain Camp Dix, New Jersey, 1916.

Connections

father:
Edward Hughes

mother:
Jane Aldrich (Newton) Hughes