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Dubois, John

(1764–1842) Catholic prelate; born in Paris, France. Ordained in 1787, he emigrated to the U.S.A. during the French Revolution, ministered to widely scattered Catholics in Virginia, and founded Mount St. Mary's Seminary in Emmitsburg, Md. (1809), a training ground for early Catholic church leaders. He also helped establish and guide the Sisters of Charity, founded by Mother Seton. In 1826 he became the third bishop of New York.
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John Dubois, of AXA PPP, says: "People who work for larger-sized employers may be covered for treatment of pre-existing medical conditions as insurers do not generally underwrite individual members of group schemes.
He leaves his beloved wife of 41 years, Gladys (Smith) Dubois; four daughters, Rosemary McCarthy and her husband Robert "Mac" McCarthy of Worcester, Christine Judson and her husband Gerald of Barefoot Bay, FL, Sheila Davis and her husband John of North Grafton, and Sharon Fonceault of Hopedale; two sons, John Dubois of Marlborough and David Dubois and his wife Lori of Nashua, NH.
After hearing heartbreaking stories of Cuban hospitals with broken dialysis machines, John Dubois, a Woodstock, Ont.
In a city that in two centuries has had only one non-Irish-American bishop, Bishop John Dubois, 1828-1842), Egan could well be the last of New York's Irish-American ordinaries.
A few weeks ago, John DuBois, a feature writer who also pens an opinion column for the Times, submitted a column that took what he termed, "lighthearted, humorous jabs" at the "arm-twisting" tactics of the United Way fundraising committee at the newspaper.
Member companies have yet another tool to facilitate the advancement of their WiMAX technology innovations and make 4G a seamless experience for customers," said John Dubois, Global Roaming Director of WiMAX Forum.
She is the daughter of Lisa and John Dubois of Hopedale.
John Dubois, Director of Global Roaming, WiMAX Forum will be addressing the subject of Interoperable Services Across Frequencies, Protocols, Countries, Operators, and Devices
Sprint's roaming service enables our customers to stay in touch while traveling," said John Dubois, director of International Business Development for Sprint.
IBM is also leveraging its success in the Enterprise Portal space by extending its Portal offering to small and medium businesses with the new WebSphere Portal Express offering," added John Dubois, Chief Technical Officer of CES.
Among the speakers at the conference were Brian O'Shaughnessy, vice president, wireless technology, Bell Mobility; Dave Brewer, executive director, engineering and technical operations, BellSouth International; Omar Flores Carrillo, roaming and long distance marketing manager, Iusacell; Changmoon Han, manager, access network development team, SK Telecom; Wuilian Salamanca, engineering manager, Smartcom PCS; John Dubois, director, international business development, Sprint PCS; and Luis Avelar, vice president, Telesp Celular.