McCoskry, Samuel Allen, 1804-1886

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Pioneer bishop of the Michigan Episcopal Church.

From the description of Samuel Allen McCoskry diary, 1836-1840. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34423515

Episcopal Bishop of the Diocese of Michigan.

From the description of Samuel Allen McCoskry papers, 1836-1878. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 659806924

McCoskry, Samuel Allen, P.E. bishop; grad. Dickinson College 1825; lawyer, Carlisle, Pa. 1825-31; studied theology and ord. P.E. Church 1833; rector, St. Paul's Church, Philadelphia 1834-6; elected and consecrated first bishop of Mich., 1836-78; rector of St. Paul's Church, Detroit, 1836-63; left U.S. to avoid alleged moral wrongdoing and was formally deposed from ministry by house of bishops; b. Carlisle, Pa., 11/9/1878; d. N.Y.C. 8/1/1886. (Appleton, Cycl. Am. Bio., 1886) (Blue index cards)

From the description of Samuel Allen McCoskry correspondence, circa 1874. (Detroit Public Library). WorldCat record id: 367586045

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creatorOf McCoskry, Samuel Allen, 1804-1886. Samuel Allen McCoskry correspondence, circa 1874. Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
creatorOf McCoskry, Samuel Allen, 1804-1886. Samuel Allen McCoskry papers, 1836-1878. Archives of the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland
creatorOf McCoskry, Samuel Allen, 1804-1886. Samuel Allen McCoskry diary, 1836-1840. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Episcopal Church. Diocese of Michigan. Episcopal Church, Diocese of Michigan records, 1830-2001. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Episcopal Church. Diocese of Michigan. Episcopal Church, Diocese of Michigan records, 1821-1898. Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
referencedIn Lewis Cass papers, Cass, Lewis, papers, 1774-1924 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Lyster, William Narcissus. William N. Lyster papers, 1839-1861. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn George Johnston letterbook, 1832-1860 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Episcopal Bishops collection, 1778-1911 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Episcopal Church. Diocese of Michigan records, 1830-2001 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Onderdonk, Henry U. (Henry Ustick), 1789-1858. Henry Ustick Onderdonk papers, 1825-1864. Archives of the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Lewis Cass papers, 1774-1924. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
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associatedWith Chase, Philander, 1775-1852. person
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associatedWith Doane, George Washington, 1799-1859. person
associatedWith Episcopal Church corporateBody
associatedWith Episcopal Church. Diocese of Michigan. corporateBody
associatedWith Episcopal Church. Diocese of Michigan. Bishop (1836-1878 : McCoskry) corporateBody
associatedWith Episcopal Church. Diocese of New Jersey. corporateBody
associatedWith Irish Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Ives, L. Silliman (Levi Silliman), 1797-1867. person
associatedWith Johnston, George. person
associatedWith Lyster, William Narcissus. person
associatedWith Onderdonk, Henry U. (Henry Ustick), 1789-1858. person
associatedWith Richards, Frances. person
associatedWith Whitehouse, Henry John, 1803-1874. person
associatedWith Whittingham, William Rollinson, 1805-1879. person
associatedWith William L. Clements Library. corporateBody
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Michigan
New Jersey
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Birth 1804-11-09

Death 1886-08-01

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