Andrés de Ubilla

Andrés de Ubilla, O.P. (1540 – May 1603) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Michoacán (1603) and Bishop of Chiapas (1592–1603).[1][2][3]

Most Reverend

Andrés de Ubilla
Bishop of Michoacán
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Michoacán
In office1603
PredecessorDomingo de Ulloa
SuccessorJuan Fernández de Rosillo
Orders
Ordination22 July 1558
Personal details
Born1540
Eibar, Spain
DiedMay 1603 (age 63)
Michoacán, México
Previous postBishop of Chiapas (1592–1603)

BiographyEdit

Andrés de Ubilla was born in Eibar, Spain in 1540 and ordained a priest in the Order of Preachers on 22 July 1558.[3] On 21 May 1592, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Clement VIII as Bishop of Chiapas.[3] On 29 January 1603, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Clement VIII as Bishop of Michoacán.[3] He served as Bishop of Michoacán until his death in May 1603.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Eubel, Konrad (1923). HIERARCHIA CATHOLICA MEDII ET RECENTIORIS AEVI Vol III (second ed.). Münster: Libreria Regensbergiana. pp. 65. (in Latin)
  2. ^ Gauchat, Patritius (Patrice) (1935). HIERARCHIA CATHOLICA MEDII ET RECENTIORIS AEVI Vol IV. Münster: Libraria Regensbergiana. pp. 148 and 236. (in Latin)
  3. ^ a b c d e "Bishop Andrés de Ubilla, O.P." Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved September 5, 2016

External links and additional sourcesEdit

Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Pedro Martín Fernández
Bishop of Chiapas
1592–1603
Succeeded by
Lucas Duran
Preceded by
Domingo de Ulloa
Bishop of Michoacán
1603
Succeeded by
Juan Fernández de Rosillo