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Bishop Giovanni Fontana

Deceased

Bishop of Ferrara


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
1537¹BornVignola
11 Sep 158952.7AppointedCoadjutor Bishop of Ferrara, Italy
11 Sep 158952.7AppointedTitular Bishop of Nicopolis ad Iaterum
11 Sep 158952.7Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Nicopolis ad Iaterum
7 Aug 159053.6SucceededBishop of Ferrara, Italy
5 Jul 161174.5DiedBishop of Ferrara, Italy

Note(s): ¹ Year Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Giovanni Fontana:
Bishop Giovanni Fontana (died ) Bishop of Ferrara

  • a bishop for 21.8 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • ob/c2+: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 199, Number 16,201
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 3, Page 196

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