Fr. James Creaton – Diocese of San Bernardino

Father James Creaton

Diocese of San Bernardino

James Creaton Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1940

Died: 1964

Assigned as follows:

  • 1941-1946: Unknown
  • 1947: In Higher Studies
  • 1948: Mary Star of the Sea (San Diego, CA)
  • 1949-1951: Mary Star of the Sea (La Jolla, CA)
  • 1952: Holy Rosary (San Bernardino, CA)
  • 1955: St. Mary of the Wayside (San Diego, CA)
  • 1956-1964: St. Anthony (San Jacinto, CA)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father James Creaton:

Fr. James Creaton was ordained in the Diocese of Elphin, Ireland in 1940. According to media reports, in October 2010, a retired San Diego Superior Court judge ordered the Diocese of San Diego to make public 10,000 pages of previously confidential personnel files of 48 priests who were accused of sexual abuse or had credible allegations lodged against them. Creaton’s personnel file was released as part of a settlement with survivors of clergy sexual abuse. 

Creaton died in July 1964.

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