Type of entity
Authorized form of name
Archer, Edward, 1606-1649, Jesuit priest
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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules
Other form(s) of name
- Edwardus Archerus Lagen
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Dates of existence
1606-15 August 1649
Born 1606, Co Kilkenny
Entered 07 January 1630, St Andrea, Rome, Italy - Romanae Province (ROM)
Ordained c 1639, Roman College, Rome, Italy
Died 15 August 1649, New Ross Residence
Entered at Rome, owned a pair of gloves, read Philosophy for 3 years, taught Grammar for 2 years. Early Irish College student.
1636 at College of Città di Castello (ROM)
1640 came from Rome to Ireland
1648-1649 Superior at New Ross
Fr Edmund Hogan SJ “Catalogica Chronologica” :
1640 Came to Ireland from Rome
1648 Superior at New Ross
A learned man, he passed in London for an Italian Priest.
Fr Francis Finegan SJ :
After First Vows at St Andrea, he completed his Philosophy course at the Roman College, and then spent a year of Regency at Città di Castello. He made his Theology studies at the Roman College and was Ordained priest c.l639.
1641 Returned to Ireland and was appointed to teach humanities and be Superior of the New Ross residence where he died, 15 August 1649.
(On Entry he may well be the “Edwardus Archerus Lagen”, the eighth on a list of twenty-two students of the Irish College, Rome, while it was under the super- vision of the Franciscans).