Parish Priest

Canon Gerard Conroy, Ph.B., S.T.L., L.S.S. (1982)

Born Broxburn 1958; Educated South Esk Primary Montrose, St Patrick's Primary Dumbarton; 1970-1972 St. Vincent's College Langbank; 1972-1976 Blairs College; 1976-1985 Pontificio Collegio Scozzese, Ph.B.S.T.B.,S.T.L.
Ordained 1982 by Archbishop Winning in St Patrick's Dumbarton;
1985-1989 St Peter's Partick; 1989-1993 Chester's College; 1993-1998 Pontificio Collegio Scozzese as Spiritual Director, S.T.L.; 1998-1999 Assistant at St Joseph's Faifley; Auditor at the Extraordinary Synod on Europe October 1999; 1999-2007 Parish Priest St Stephen's Dalmuir;
2007 Parish Priest St Patrick's Dumbarton.

Parish Priests of St. Patrick from 1830

Name year Name year
Rev J Gifford 1830 Rev C McKenzie 1839
Rev T Cody 1847 Rev W Allan 1852
Rev J Macdonald 1854 Rev J Dowd 1867
Rev W Carmichael 1874 Rev C Brown 1878
Rev M Hughes 1889 Rev J Dougan 1893
Rev J Linster 1894 Rev H Kelly 1901
Rev H Bogan 1950 Rev T Murray 1975
Mgr Desmond Maguire 1991

Other Priests who had served at St. Patrick

Name year Name year
Fr. William J Sheridan 1910 - 1915 Monsignor John Power 1927 - 1928
Fr John Boyle 1929 - 1937 Fr. Dan McGlinchey 1930 - 1935
Right Rev. Monsignor John Provost Conroy O.B.E. Ph.D.,D.D. 1932 - 1936 Fr. Albert Chandler 1935 - 1936
Monsignor Gerard Rogers 1936 - 1939 Monsignor James Horan 1937 - 1938
Fr. Desmond Gunning 1957 - 1966 Fr. Francis Meagher 1962 - 1967
Fr. Michael Henretty 1968 - 1974 Fr. Carlo Centra 1974)