Title:
PP/GC/ME/15 Letter from William Lamb, second Viscount Melbourne to Henry John Temple, third Viscount Palmerston, concerning the Archbishopric of Tuam, 13 May 1834
Date:
13/05/1834
Content:
Letter from William Lamb, second Viscount Melbourne, Whitehall, [London], to Henry John Temple, third Viscount Palmerston: the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Tuam has just died. The nomination of a successor rests immediately and absolutely with the Pope. An apprehension in Ireland that he may nominate Dr. MacHale. 13 May 1835 Addendum: “Nothing is required but to put a spoke in MacHale’s wheel – any body but he”
Extent:
Two papers including GC/ME/15/enc.1
License:
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Subject:
Oliver O’Kelly, formerly Archbishop of Tuam, deceased
Tuam, County Galway, Ireland
Pope Gregory XVI
Dr John MacHale, subsequently appointed Roman Catholic Bishop of Tuam
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