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Rectors of the Seminary


Rev. John DuBois

1808-1826

Rev. Michael DeBurgo Egan

1826-1828

Rev. John McGerry

1828-1829

Rev. John B. Purcell

1829-1833

Rev. Francis B. Jamison

1833-1834

Rev. Thomas R. Butler

1834-1838

Rev. John McCaffrey

1838-1872

Rev. John McCloskey

1872-1877

Rev. John A Watterson

1877-1880

Rev. John McCloskey

1880-1880

Rev. William J. Hill

1880-1881

Rev. William G. Byrne

1881-1883

Rev. Charles P.Grannan

1883-1884

Rev. Edward P. Allen

1884-1887

Rev. William L. O’Hara

1897-1905

Rev. Msgr. Denis J. Flynn

1905-1911

Rev. Bernard J. Bradley

1911-1912

Rev. Msgr. Bernard J. Bradley *

1912-1930

Rev. Philip J. Gallagher **

1930-1941

Rev. Edward D. O’Connell

1941-1942

Rev. Philip J. Gallagher (interim)

1942-1942

Rev. Francis X. Desmond, C.M.

1942-1948

Rev. Msgr. Joseph P. O’Donnell

1948-1957

Rev. William F. Culhane(interim)

1957-1958

Rev. Msgr. George D. Mulcahy

1958-1970

Rev. Harry J. Flynn

1970-1979

Rev. Msgr. Richard M. McGuinness

1979-1987

Rev. John F. Kinsella (interim)

1988-1988

Rev. Msgr. Kenneth W. Roeltgen

1988-1997

Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades

1997-2004

Rev. Msgr. Steven P. Rohlfs

2005-

* Prior to 1930 the office of Rector of the Seminary was held jointly with that of President of Mount St. Mary’s College (now University)

** Beginning in 1930, the offices are now held separately.

 
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