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Bisset, William (1758-1834), Church of Ireland bishop of Raphoe

Arthur Henry Grant and Philip Carter

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Bisset, William (1758-1834), Church of Ireland bishop of Raphoe, was born on 27 October 1758, the son of the Revd Dr Alexander Bisset (d. 1782), chancellor of Armagh, into a family from Lessendrum, Drumblade, near Huntly, Aberdeenshire. Like his father, William was educated at Westminster School, where he was admitted ...

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