William Francis Stadelman, American clergyman. member of advisory board Catholic students Mission Crusade; member Executive Council Holy Childhood, Paris; member Institute des Missions, Fribourg, Switzerland. Made domestic prelate by Pope Pius XI, 1922.
Stadelman, William Francis was born on February 12, 1869 in Woods Run, North Side Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Sebastian and Rosalia (Ehinger) Stadelman.
Studied philosophy and theology, Paris, 1893-1898. Students Mission Crusade.
Director Apostolic College, Cornwells Heights, Pennsylvania, 1914-1918. Director from 1921 of Holy Childhood Association for United States (internat. Made domestic prelate by Pope Pius XI, 1922.
Author: Eucharistic Soul Elevations, 1906. Sparks of Truth, 1908. Cord of St. Francis, 1917.Glories of the Holy Ghost, 1919. Beginnings and Growth of St. Benedict’s Church, 1920. St. Francis Xavier, Worker of Miracles, 1921.Association of the Holy Childhood (history of America branch), 1923.
Member of advisory board Catholic students Mission Crusade. Member Executive Council Holy Childhood, Paris. Member Institute des Missions, Fribourg, Switzerland.