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Francis Lister Hawks
Date: 1798 - 1866
Remarks: 1831- rector of St. Stephens church in NY and then St. Thomas's church where he remained until 1843 when he moved south; interested in education and was elected trustee of the University of Mississippi; while he was the rector of Christ church in New Orleans, he was elected the 1st president of the University of LA; founder of "Church Journal"; author of "Documentary History of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the U.S.A." 1863-1864; active member of N-YHS