McCarthy, William D.

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McCarthy, William D.

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Fr. William Daniel McCarthy was born on May 30, 1930 in Bay City, Michigan. He studied at St. Joseph Minor Seminary, Grand Rapids and entered Maryknoll in September 1947. He received a degree in Philosophy from Maryknoll College, Glen Ellyn, Illinois in 1951, and a Masters of Religious Education degree from Maryknoll School of Theology in 1956. After ordination on June 9, 1956 at Maryknoll, New York, Father McCarthy was assigned to graduate studies at the Gregorian University in Rome, where he earned a Licentiate degree in Church History. In 1980, Father McCarthy was assigned to Maryknoll’s Peru region. He died in Valhalla, New York on April 30, 2009.


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Added by L Joson, 31 May 2019




Form of name, dates of existence and history based on biography located on Maryknoll Mission Archives website: Accessed 31 May 2019.

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