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Archbishop René Graffin, C.S.Sp. †

Deceased

Archbishop Emeritus of Yaoundé

Titular Archbishop of Misthia


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
6 May 1899BornPontvallain, France
28 Oct 192526.4Ordained PriestPriest of Congregation of the Holy Spirit
14 Dec 193132.6AppointedCoadjutor Vicar Apostolic of Yaoundé, Cameroon
14 Dec 193132.6AppointedTitular Bishop of Mosynopolis
19 Mar 193232.8Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Mosynopolis
4 Mar 194343.8SucceededVicar Apostolic of Yaoundé, Cameroon
3 Mar 194949.8AppointedVicar Apostolic of Doumé, Cameroon
15 Mar 195151.8ResignedVicar Apostolic of Doumé, Cameroon
14 Sep 195556.3AppointedArchbishop of Yaoundé, Cameroon
6 Sep 196162.3ResignedArchbishop of Yaoundé, Cameroon
6 Sep 196162.3AppointedTitular Archbishop of Misthia
16 Apr 196767.9DiedArchbishop Emeritus of Yaoundé, Cameroon

MicroData Summary for René Graffin:
Archbishop René Graffin C.S.Sp. (born , died ) Archbishop Emeritus of Yaoundé

  • a priest for 41.4 years
  • a bishop for 35.0 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • c2+: LC
  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1932, Number 13

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