March 17, 2014 4:00 PM

Miner-turned-priest Patrick Manogue left indelible mark on Sacramento

The recent St. Patrick’s Day parade through Old Sacramento owes a nod to a 6-foot-4 inch, 240-pound, square-jawed pioneer and miner from County Kilkenny, Ireland, who helped civilize the Nevada territory and later became Sacramento’s first bishop.

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