Abram Newkirk Littlejohn

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Abram Newkirk Littlejohn

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Birthplace: Florida, Orange County, NY, United States
Death: August 03, 1901 (76)
Williamstown, Berkshire County, MA, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. John Littlejohn, Jr. and Eleanor Littlejohn
Husband of Jane Matilda Littlejohn
Father of Frederica Hortensia Littlejohn; Lillias Jane Littlejohn; Helene Littlejohn and Eleanor Maud Jenks
Brother of D. D. Littlejohn; Martha Marie Littlejohn and Anna Alida Littlejohn
Half brother of Philetus Orville Littlejohn and Amy Marie Littlejohn

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About Abram Newkirk Littlejohn

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Abram Newkirk Littlejohn (December 13, 1824 – August 3, 1901) was the first bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island.

Biography

He was born in Florida, Montgomery County, New York and graduated from Union College, Schenectady in 1845. Littlejohn was ordained deacon on March 19, 1848, by William Heathcote DeLancey, and to the priesthood by Thomas Church Brownell on June 12, 1849. As a priest, his first parish was Christ Church (now Christ Church Cathedral), Springfield, MA. In 1868, he was elected Bishop of Central New York, but declined. He was consecrated Bishop of Long Island on January 27, 1869, and served in charge of the American Episcopal churches in Europe from 1874. In 1895, the Right Rev'd Littlejohn, among others, officiated at the wedding of Consuelo Vanderbilt to the Duke of Marlborough at St. Thomas Church, New York City.

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Abram Newkirk Littlejohn's Timeline

1824
December 13, 1824
Florida, Orange County, NY, United States
1849
May 7, 1849
1853
September 4, 1853
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1856
1856
1858
December 1858
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1901
August 3, 1901
Age 76
Williamstown, Berkshire County, MA, United States