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Wolfe, Davidlocked

(1528–1578/9)
  • Thomas J. Morrissey

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Wolfe, David (1528–1578/9), Jesuit, was born in Limerick but nothing else is known of his early years. He became a priest in his native diocese, and probably received his education on the continent to judge by his command of Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese. Before the age of thirty, he was already dean of the diocesan chapter. In 1551 he was in ...

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