Tag: Francis C. Bourbon

Fr. Francis C. Bourbon – Archdiocese of Washington

Father Francis C. Bourbon, s.j.

Archdiocese of Washington

Ordained: 1957

Died: 2007

Assigned as follows:

  • 1968 – 1971 Gonzaga College High School (Washington, DC)
  • 1959 – 1968 Loyola University Maryland (Baltimore, MD)
  • 1968 – 1969 Georgetown Preparatory School (N. Bethesda, MD)
  • 1969 – 1977 Scranton Preparatory School (Scranton, PA)
  • 1977 – 1978 Immaculate Conception Parish (New Orleans, LA)
  • 1978 – 1981 Scranton Preparatory School (Scranton, PA)
  • 1981 – 1982 Immaculate Heart Church (High Point, NC)
  • 1982 – 1984 St. Barnabas Church (Arden, NC)
  • 1985 – 1986 Nativity Parish (Buckingham, VA); Our Lady of Peace Church (Appomattox,  VA)
  • 1986 – 1988 Loyola University Maryland (Baltimore, MD)
  • 1988 – 1992 St. Jane Frances de Chantal Church (Riviera Beach, MD)
  • 1992 – 1993 Wheeling Jesuit University (Wheeling, WV)
  • 1993 – 1994 St. Paul’s Church (Weirton, WV)
  • 1994 – 1996 Nativity of Our Lord Church (Wayne, WV)
  • 1996 – 2003 Wheeling Jesuit University (Wheeling, WV)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Francis C. Bourbon:

Father Francis Bourbon, a Jesuit priest, was accused of a single allegation of an unwanted kiss of a minor that took place in Buckingham, Virginia. The estimated time of abuse was 1985. It is unclear whether the victim is male or female, and what age the victim was at the time of the unwanted contact.

In December 2018, Father Francis C. Bourbon’s name appeared on the Maryland Province of the Society of Jesus list of Jesuits with credible allegations of sexual abuse of minors since 1950.

In February 2019, Father Bourbon’s name appeared on the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s list of credibly accused priests.  His name now appears on the Diocese of Charlotte’s list of credibly accused priests as well.

He died in Granite, Maryland in 2007.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Washington.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Washington, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Washington now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims. Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr. Francis C. Bourbon (Jesuit) – Diocese of Scranton

Father Francis C. Bourbon
Diocese of Scranton

Francis C. Bourbon Horowitz Law
Ordained: 1957
Death: 2007

Assigned as follows:

  • 1959 – 1968: Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore, MD
  • 1968 – 1969: Georgetown Preparatory School, N. Bethesda, MD
  • 1969 – 1977: Scranton Preparatory School, Scranton, PA
  • 1977 – 1978: Immaculate Conception Parish, New Orleans, LA
  • 1978 – 1981: Scranton Preparatory School, Scranton, PA
  • 1981 – 1982: Immaculate Heart Church, High Point, NC
  • 1982 – 1984: St. Barnabas Church, Arden, NC
  • 1985 – 1986: Nativity Parish, Buckingham, VA
  • 1986 – 1988: Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore, MD
  • 1988 – 1992: St. Jane Frances de Chantal Church, Riviera Beach, MD
  • 1992 – 1993: Wheeling Jesuit University, Wheeling, WV
  • 1993 – 1994: St. Paul’s Church, Weirton, WV
  • 1994 – 1996: Nativity of Our Lord Church, Wayne, WV
  • 1996 – 2003: Wheeling Jesuit University, Wheeling, WV

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father Francis C. Bourbon:

Father Francis C. Bourbon is accused of a single allegation of an unwanted kiss that took place in Buckingham, Virginia. The estimated time of abuse is 1985 and it is unclear whether the victim is male or female, and what age the victim was at the time of the unwanted affection.

Thought the allegation seems to have been reported at the time of the interaction, there does not appear to have been any action taken against Bourbon during his time with the church

Bourbon died in 2007 in Granite, Maryland.

Contact us today.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Scranton. If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Pennsylvania, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Scranton now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims, but filing deadlines apply so do not delay in reaching out to us. Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Pennsylvania and nationwide. We can help.

Contact us at (954) 641-2100 or adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com.