Tag: Robert Duford

Fr. Robert O. Duford – Diocese of Ogdensburg

Father Robert O. Duford

Diocese of Ogdensburg

Ordained: 1906


Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father Robert O. Duford:

The Diocese of Ogdensburg released a list of 28 priests who were credibly accused of sexual misconduct with a minor or a vulnerable adult on November 13th, 2018. One name that was first accused publicly of abuse was Father Robert Duford. The Diocese of Ogdensburg did not include the number of victims or the time frame that the alleged abuse occurred. Each name on the list has been internally investigated and found to have reasonable grounds by the Diocesan Review Board. 

The only information given about Father Duford was that he died in October of 1949, long before the list was made public. 


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