Joseph Gillow

Born 1850; died 1921. English historical and archaeological writer. Educated at Ushaw College, he published the first volume of his "Literary and Bibliographical Dictionary of the English Catholics," 1885, completing the set in 1902. Honorable recorder of the Catholic Record Society and member of its council, he was elected to the Manchester School Board 1880, and gave evidence for the cause of the English martyrs, 1888.

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