John Wetherby (priest)

John Wetherby was an Irish Dean in the first decades of the 18th century.[1]

A former Dean of Emly,[2] Wetherby was Dean of Cashel from 1714 until 1736.[3] He was also the Archdeacon of Emly from 1723 to 1724.[4]


  1. “A New History of Ireland” Moody,T.W; Martin,F.X; Byrne,F.J;Cosgrove,A: Oxford, OUP, 1976 ISBN 0-19-821745-5
  2. "Fasti ecclesiæ hibernicæ: the succession of the prelates in Ireland" Cotton,H Dublin, Hodges & Smith, 1860
  3. Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1986). Handbook of British Chronology (3rd ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 400–401. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.
  4. Cotton (Ibid) p103
Church of Ireland titles
Preceded by
Enoch Reader
Dean of Emly
Succeeded by
William Perceval
Preceded by
William Mullart
Dean of Cashel
Succeeded by
William Gore
Preceded by
John Hickey
Archdeacon of Emly
Succeeded by
James Molles
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