Fr. George St. Jean

Order: OMI
Status: Settled

Died: 09/19/1982
Diocese: Diocese of Manchester NH

NH Audit shows two reports of same abuse: 1) alleged in 1/04 to the diocese by victim; and 2) reported in 3/08 by victim’s sister to Oblates. Boy said he was abused at priest’s family camp in MA in 1960 or 1961. Manchester said allegation was Boston issue; St. Jean was not in Manchester diocesan ministry, but Directory has him assigned at Colebrook NH shrine in 1960. Died in 9/82. New suit filed 5/10 and another filed 7/21/10. Plaintiff in 5/10 suit was murdered 9/9/11. Both suits settledin 9/12. On Norwich diocese’s list 2/22/19. It notes he left the diocese in 1962.

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