Fr. Nicholas Francis Monaghan

Ordained: 1907
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Cleveland OH

Pastor of St. Charles Borromeo in Parma 1923-1967. Died in 1967 at age 85. A woman approached the Ft. Worth, TX diocese for help in early 2008, claiming that Monaghan had groped and kissed her as a girl at the rectory where she worked after school and on Saturdays. Ft. Worth helped her with therapy until she could approach Cleveland 6/08. At least six other women then came forward with same allegations. Diocese removed plaque and his name from church building 6/15/11. On the Cleveland diocese’s list 6/21/19.


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