May 17


On this day in 1913, William Croswell Doane died. In 1869, Doane became the first Bishop of Albany. He served as rector of St. Mary's Church, Burlington, NJ, and Albany. He also served at St. John's Church, Hartford, CT (1863-67), and St. Peter's, Albany, NY (1867-69). He received honorary degrees from both Oxford and Cambridge.

Sunday, May 17, 2020