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Scipione de Tolfa

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Church  Catholic Church
Predecessor  Francisco Avellaneda
Died  1595
In office  1593-1595
Successor  Giovanni Myra
Archdiocese  Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Acerenza
Previous post  Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Trani-Barletta-Bisceglie (1576–1593)

Scipione de Tolfa (died 1595) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Archbishop of Acerenza e Matera (1593-1595) and Archbishop of Trani (1576-1593).

Biography

On 10 Dec 1576, Scipione de Tolfa was appointed during the papacy of Pope Gregory XIII as Archbishop of Trani. On 20 Dec 1593, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Clement VIII as Archbishop of Acerenza e Matera. He served as Archbishop of Acerenza e Matera until his death in 1595. While bishop, he was the principal co-consecrator of José Esteve Juan, Bishop of Vieste (1586).

References

Scipione de Tolfa Wikipedia


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