Andrea Francolisio d'Aquino

Andrea Francolisio d'Aquino (1639–1715) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Tricarico (1673–1676).

Most Reverend

Andrea Francolisio d'Aquino
Bishop Emeritus of Tricarico
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Tricarico
In office1673–1676
PredecessorPier Luigi Carafa
SuccessorGaspare Toralto
Ordination30 Nov 1672
Consecration12 Mar 1673
by Gasparo Carpegna
Personal details
Born29 Jul 1639
Died23 Mar 1715 (age 75)

Biography edit

Andrea Francolisio d'Aquino was born on 29 Jul 1639 in Naples and ordained a priest on 30 Nov 1672.[1] On 27 Feb 1673, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Clement X as Bishop of Tricarico.[2][1] On 12 Mar 1673, he was consecrated bishop by Gasparo Carpegna, Cardinal-Priest of San Silvestro in Capite, with Alessandro Crescenzi, Titular Patriarch of Alexandria, and Giacinto Libelli, Archbishop of Avignon, serving as co-consecrators.[1] He served as Bishop of Tricarico until his resignation on 18 Jun 1676.[2][1] He died on 23 Mar 1715.[1]

References edit

  1. ^ a b c d e Cheney, David M. "Bishop Andrea Francolisio (d'Aquino)". Retrieved April 28, 2020. [self-published]
  2. ^ a b Ritzler, Remigius; Sefrin, Pirminus (1952). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi (in Latin). Vol. V. Patavii: Messagero di S. Antonio. pp. 388–389.

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by Bishop of Tricarico
Succeeded by