Seton, Robert, 1839-1927

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Roman Catholic bishop of Newark and archbishop of the titular see of Heliopoli; grandson of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton.

From the description of Robert Seton papers, ca. 1889 - ca. 1925. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58780545

Titular archbishop of Heliopolis; fourth of William and Emily (Prime) Seton's seven children; the grandson of St. Elizabeth Ann (Bayley) Seton, founder of the American Sisters of Charity in 1809; and cousin of Archbishop James Roosevelt Bayley, first bishop of Newark and founder of Seton Hall University in 1856.

From the description of Family papers, 1782-1908. (University of Notre Dame). WorldCat record id: 23808758

Archival Resources
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creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Sayer" to "Sill." Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Souvay, Charles Leon, 1870-. Collection, 1798-1922 bulk (1822-1840) University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
creatorOf Chatard, Francis Silas, 1834-1918. Letters received, 1855-1912 (bulk 1855-1875) [microform]. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
creatorOf Seton, Robert, 1839-1927. Robert Seton papers, ca. 1889 - ca. 1925. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Seton, Robert, 1839-1927,. Autograph letter signed from Robert Seton, Jersey City Heights, New Jersey, to William Winter, New York [manuscript], 1893 October 30. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Seton, Robert, 1839-1927. Family papers, 1782-1908. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Sisters of Charity (New York, N.Y.). Museum collection, 1659-1980, 1798-1980 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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associatedWith Bayley, James Roosevelt, 1814-1877. person
associatedWith Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Newark (N.J.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
associatedWith Chatard, Francis Silas, 1834-1918. person
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Gibbons, James, 1834-1921. person
associatedWith Hay, John, 1838-1905. person
associatedWith Seton, Elizabeth Ann, Saint, 1774-1821. person
associatedWith Seton family. family
associatedWith Sisters of Charity (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Souvay, Charles Leon, 1870- person
associatedWith Storer, Maria Longworth, 1849-1932. person
associatedWith Wigger, Winand Michael, 1841-1901. person
correspondedWith Winter, William, 1836-1917 person
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New Jersey


Birth 1839-08-28

Death 1927



Ark ID: w6g744kc

SNAC ID: 17171943