Antonio Corrionero

Antonio Corrionero (1554–1633) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Salamanca (1621–1633), and Bishop of Islas Canarias (1614–1621).[1][2][3]

Most Reverend

Antonio Corrionero
Bishop of Salamanca
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseRoman Catholic Diocese of Salamanca
In office1621–1633
PredecessorFrancisco Hurtado de Mendoza y Ribera
SuccessorCristóbal de la Cámara y Murga
Orders
Consecration26 April 1615
by Pedro González de Mendoza
Personal details
Born1554
Babilafuente, Spain
Died4 April 1633
Salamanca, Spain
Previous postBishop of Islas Canarias (1614–1621)

BiographyEdit

Antonio Corrionero was born in Babilafuente, Spain in 1554.[1] On 6 October 1614, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Paul V as Bishop of Islas Canarias.[1] On 26 April 1615, he was consecrated bishop by Pedro González de Mendoza, Archbishop of Granada, with Juan Portocarrero, Bishop of Almeria, and Luis Fernández de Córdoba, Bishop of Malaga, serving as co-consecrators.[1] On 17 May 1621, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Gregory XV as Bishop of Salamanca.[1] He served as Bishop of Salamanca until his death on 4 April 1633.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Bishop Antonio Corrionero" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved August 27, 2016[self-published source]
  2. ^ "Diocese of Salamanca" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016[self-published source]
  3. ^ "Diocese of Salamanca" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved February 29, 2016

External links and additional sourcesEdit

  • Cheney, David M. "Diocese of Islas Canarias". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. (for Chronology of Bishops)self-published
  • Chow, Gabriel. "Diocese of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands} (Spain)". GCatholic.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) (for Chronology of Bishops)self-published
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Lope Velasco Valdivieso
Bishop of Islas Canarias
1614–1621
Succeeded by
Pedro Herrera Suárez
Preceded by
Francisco Hurtado de Mendoza y Ribera
Bishop of Salamanca
1621–1633
Succeeded by
Cristóbal de la Cámara y Murga