Egan, Michael
Egan, Michael
First bishop of Philadelphia, U.S.A., b. in Ireland, most probably in Galway, in 1761; d. at Philadelphia, 22 July, 1814

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  • Michael Egan (Irish politician) — Michael Egan (February 1866 – March 1947) was an Irish trade unionist, city councillor, and Teachta Dála (TD) for Cork Borough. His public career started when he was comparatively young, and he became a champion of the workers of Cork and a… …   Wikipedia

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  • Michael Francis Egan — Michael Francis Egan, O.F.M. Michael Francis Egan, O.F.M. (September 29, 1761 – July 22, 1814) was an Irish American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He was the first Bishop of Philadelphia, serving from 1808 until his death in 1814.… …   Wikipedia

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  • Michael Egan (politician) — Michael Egan (February 1866–March 1947) was a trade unionist, city councillor, and Teachta Dála for Cork. His public career started when he was comparatively young, and he became a champion of the workers of Cork and a driving force in… …   Wikipedia

  • Egan — is a popular family name that comes from the Irish Gaelic name Mac Aodhagáin. It is derived from the root aedh meaning little fire and the diminutive an hence the little bright eyed one . Variations include: Egan, Eagan, Keegan, MacEgan, Kegan… …   Wikipedia

  • Egan — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Christopher Egan (* 1984), australischer Schauspieler Edward Michael Egan (* 1932), Erzbischof von New York Greg Egan (* 1961), australischer Schriftsteller Jeffers Egan (* 1974), US amerikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Michael Anthony Stepovich — oder Mike Stepovich (* 12. März 1919 in Fairbanks, Alaska) ist ein US amerikanischer Politiker (Republikanische Partei), der von 1957 bis 1958 Gouverneur des Alaska Territoriums war. Er ist montenegrischer (von der Seite des Vaters), sowie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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