Born Richard Noble in Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania on May 20, 1838, he was the son of Clement Noble and Sarah Lewis. He was educated in local schools and then helped on the family farm. He met the Passionists as his family were among the first benefactors of the new congregation when they arrived in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In November 1860 he entered the novitiate and professed his vows on December 9, 1861. He died as a member of the Pittsburgh community.
May 20, 1838
December 9, 1861
April 20, 1920
Dominic of the Immaculate Conception Noble