|Rev. Touissaint J. Perron, w.f. /Touissaint-Jeff Perron, w.f.
Summary of Case: A priest of the Missionaries of Africa, or "White Fathers", Perron was convicted of sexually abusing a 14 year-old boy in 1992. He was sentenced in that case to three years in prison in 1993. He was accused in a 2005 lawsuit of having sexually abused another boy in 1982-1984, when the boy was 16 and 17 years old.
|1958||1970||Although the 1988 Directory indicates that Touissaint was ordained in 1958, he is not indexed prior to the 1971 Directory.|
Orlando bishop was William Donald Borders (1968-1974)
|1971||Church of the Resurrection||Lakeland||FL||2/2|
|1973?||St. Anastasia's||Ft. Pierce||FL||2/3||
Parish had a school with 435-507 students.
Perron is indexed but not listed in the Orlando diocesan pages in the 1973 Directory as at St. Anastasia's.
Peoria bishop was Edward William O'Rourke (1971-1990)
|1974||St. Pius X||Rock Island||IL||3/3||Parish had a school with 493 students.|
|1974||1978||St. Malachy's||Genesco||IL||2/2||Parish had a school with 136-117 students.|
O'Rourke was succeeded by John Joseph Myers (1990-2001)
• Perron was named in a 2005 lawsuit as having sexually abused a 16 to 17 year-old boy, who was a St. John's parishioner, in 1982 and 1984.
• Perron was convicted in 1993 of sexually abusing a 14 year-old boy in the rectory of this parish during the summer and fall of 1992. He was sentenced to three years in prison.
|IL||1/1||Perron was arrested in 1992, and suspended from ministry, due to the accusation that he had sexually abused a 14 year- old boy.|
|1992||1993||Immaculate Conception||Ohio||IL||1/1||Perron is not indexed beyond the 1993 Directory.|
Sources: Official Catholic Directory (New York: P.J. Kenedy and Sons, 1971-1993)
• Priest Gets Three Years for Molesting Boy, United Press International, February 17, 1993