Scranton in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Right Reverend William O'Hara, D.D.
In Memory Of
Born in Ireland April 14, 1816.
Ordained Priest in Rome Dec. 21, 1842.
Consecrated Bishop in Philadelphia
July 12, 1868.
Died in Scranton, Feb. 3, 1899.
His body awaits the Resurrection in
the crypt of the cathedral.
Requiescat in Pace.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Education. A significant historical date for this entry is April 14, 1816.
Location. 41° 25.546′ N, 75° 40.736′ W. Marker is in Scranton, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Monument is in Cathedral Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1708 Oram Street, Scranton PA 18504, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Owen Kilcullen (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward William Ryan, M.D. (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Bivouac of the Dead (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Tripp House (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named The Tripp House (approx. half a mile away); Terence V. PowderlyMiners and Laborers Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Capoose (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scranton.
Also see . . . William O'Hara at Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 25, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 25, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 25, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 253 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 25, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.