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Most Rev. James E. Quigley

3rd Bishop of Buffalo (1897-1903)
"Go To Joseph"

Bishop James E. Quigley was the first bishop to be chosen from among the priests of the Diocese of Buffalo. Four counties - Steuben, Schuyler, Chemung, and Tioga - were transferred to the Diocese of Rochester leaving eight counties to the Diocese of Buffalo. In 1903, Bishop Quigley moved on to become Archbishop of Chicago.