St. William of York

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Feastday: June 8
Death: 1154

Author and Publisher – Catholic Online

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St. William of York, Bishop (Feast day is June 8th). William of York was the son of Count Herbert, treasurer to Henry I. His mother Emma, was the half-sister of King William. Young William became treasurer of the church of York at an early age and was elected archbishop of York in 1140.

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