Diocese of Aberdeen, Scotland

[Diocese of Aberdeen, Scotland]


Suffragen of


    Additional Information


    • diocese transferred to Aberdeen in 1125
    • the College of the Holy Virgin in Nativity, now Aberdeen University, was founded, 1497, by Bishop William Elphinstone
    • the see was vacant from 1577 till 23 July 1727
    • name changed to the Vicariate Apostolic of the Northern District on 13 February 1827

    MLA Citation

    • “Diocese of Aberdeen, Scotland”. Gazetteer of the Faith. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 June 2012. Web. 28 February 2015. <http://saints.sqpn.com/diocese-of-aberdeen-scotland/>