Most Rev. James J. Roche

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Midleton (Diocese of Cloyne)

Colleges Attended
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Carlow, Co. Carlow
29/10/1893

Appointments
Bishop of Ross : 30/6/1926 – 23/3/1935

Notes
He was appointed Coadjutor Bishop of Cloyne in 1931. On the 23rd March 1935, he succeded and translated to the Diocese of Cloyne.

Date Of Death
31/8/1956

Place Of Death
Cobh, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Colman’s Cathedral Grounds, Cobh, Co. Cork