Historic

Archbishops of Chicago

The Following is a list of Archbishops or Bishops of the Chicago Archdiocese; a link to a brief biography is listed below each Bishop.

 

Bishop 1844 - 1848

Right Rev. William Quarter

Biography

Bishop 1849 - 1853

Right Rev. J. O. Van De Velde

Biography

Bishop 1854 - 1858

Right  Rev. Anthony O'Regan

Biography

Bishop 1859 - 1870

Right Rev. James Duggan

Biography

Bishop 1870 - 1879

Right Rev. Thomas Foley

Biography

Archbishop 1865 - 1902

Most Rev. Patrick A. Freehan

Biography

Archbishop 1903 - 1915

Most Rev. James E. Quigley

Biography

Archbishop 1915 - 1939

George Cardinal Mundelein

Biography

Archbishop 1940 - 1958

Samuel Cardinal Stritch

Biography

Archbishop 1958 - 1965

Albert Cardinal Meyer

Biography

Archbishop 1965 - 198

John Cardinal Cody

Biography

Archbishop 198 - 1996

Joseph Cardinal Bernardin

Biography

Archbishop 1996 - Present

Francis Cardinal George

Biography

   

 

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