September 22, Feast of Philander Chase, Bishop (1775 – 1852)
* Hometown: Cornish, NH.
* Missionary to New York.
* Missionary to Ohio.
* First Episcopal Bishop of Ohio.
* First Episcopal Bishop of Illinois.
* Presiding Bishop of the national church.
* Founder and first president of Kenyon College and Bexley Hall seminary,in Gambier, Ohio.Founder of Jubilee College and the surrounding frontier community near present-day Peoria, Illinois.