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Bishop Jean-Marie Mérel, M.E.P. †

Deceased

Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Canton [Guangzhou]

Titular Archbishop of Craina


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
18 Sep 1854BornPibordel, France
29 Jun 187924.8Ordained PriestPriest
1880¹25.3ProfessedPriest of La Société des Missions Etrangères
20 Apr 190146.6AppointedPrefect of Kouangtong, China
20 Apr 190146.6AppointedTitular Bishop of Orcistus
6 Oct 190147.1Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Orcistus
6 Apr 191459.6AppointedVicar Apostolic of Canton [Guangzhou], China
4 Aug 191459.9ResignedVicar Apostolic of Canton [Guangzhou], China
16 Jun 192166.7AppointedTitular Archbishop of Craina
13 Oct 193278.1DiedVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Canton [Guangzhou], China

Note(s): ¹ Year Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Jean-Marie Mérel:
Bishop Jean-Marie Mérel M.E.P. (born , died ) Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Canton [Guangzhou]

  • a priest for 53.3 years
  • a bishop for 31.0 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • c2+: LC
  • b/c2: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 8, Page 427
  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1901, Number 57

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