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Meyer, Albert (Gregory)

(1902–65) Catholic prelate; born in Milwaukee. After studies and ordination in Rome (1926), he did parish work, was a seminary teacher and rector, and became bishop of Superior, Wis. (1946), and archbishop of Milwaukee (1953). In 1958 he was named archbishop of Chicago (1958), becoming a cardinal the next year. He promoted building programs, lay involvement, and desegregation; he also served on Vatican commissions and was a leading liberal voice at the Second Vatican Council.
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Albert Meyer, senior project engineer at The Harman Group.
CARDINAL ALBERT MEYER, Chicago, in November 1964 was appointed a member of the Congregation of the Holy Office.
Leo Mahon to Albert Meyer, February 15, 1962, Box 1, File 1 (1:1), San Miguelito Mission Records, University of Notre Dame Archives, Notre Dame, Ind.
William Albert Meyer and Deborah Meyer: Plaintiff alleges breach of contract.
Valerie and Albert Meyer were returning home from a holiday in Spain when they crashed into a group of horses on the A483 near Wrexham last November.
AT LEAST THE FIRST WAS ON SCHEDULE; Picture research: IVOR GAME; Greece pictures: ALBERT MEYER / BENAKI MUSEUM
In a similar vein, Albert Meyer, a CPA and investment analyst with David Tice and Associates in Dallas, says he prefers the SEC approach, which emphasizes substance over form.
This project will help boost the vitality of Newark and signifies a step towards the continued success and development ofNewark's downtown," said Albert Meyer, Harman's senior engineer for the project.
The next year Archbishop Albert Meyer of Milwaukee was appointed archbishop of Chicago.
And Cardinal Albert Meyer (1958 to 1965) chose to be buried in the seminary's graveyard.
Jessie Junker, MD, MBA, Albert Meyer, MD, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington, NC; Donna Flake, MSLS, MSAS, Coastal AHEC Library, Wilmington, NC
Under Cardinals Samuel Stritch (1939-1958) and Albert Meyer (1958-1965) his work flourished.