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Archbishop George Joseph (Jorge José) Caruana


Apostolic Delegate to México

Titular Archbishop of Sebastea


23 Apr 1882Born
28 Oct 190523.5Ordained PriestPriest of Brooklyn, New York, USA
5 Aug 192139.2AppointedBishop of Puerto Rico (Porto Rico)
28 Oct 192139.5Ordained BishopBishop of Puerto Rico (Porto Rico)
10 Feb 192239.7InstalledBishop of Puerto Rico (Porto Rico)
21 Nov 192442.5AppointedBishop of San Juan de Puerto Rico
22 Dec 192543.6AppointedApostolic Delegate to México
22 Dec 192543.6AppointedApostolic Delegate to Antilles
23 Dec 192543.6AppointedTitular Archbishop of Sebastea
28 Jan 192744.7AppointedApostolic Internuncio to Haiti
Sep 1930³48.3ResignedApostolic Internuncio to Haiti
15 Sep 193553.3AppointedApostolic Nuncio to Cuba
15 Sep 193553.3AppointedApostolic Nuncio to Puerto Rico
10 Aug 193856.2CeasedApostolic Delegate to Antilles
26 Apr 194765.0ResignedApostolic Nuncio to Cuba
1 May 194765.0ResignedApostolic Nuncio to Puerto Rico
25 Mar 195168.9DiedApostolic Delegate to México

Note(s): ³ Day Uncertain

MicroData Summary for George Joseph (Jorge José) Caruana
(VIAF: 2897165060223932740008; WikiData: Q15998065)
Archbishop George Joseph (Jorge José) Caruana (born , died ) Apostolic Delegate of México

Birth PlaceSliema, Diocese of Malta
Ordained BishopCollège Capranica, Chapel, Roma, Diocese of Roma {Rome}, Italy
Death PlacePhiladelphia, Archdiocese of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

  • a priest for 45.4 years
  • a bishop for 29.4 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

  • b/c2+: Les Ordinations Épiscopales, Year 1921, Number 76
  • nunc: Le Nunziature Apostoliche (Marchi), Page 107, and Page 141


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