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Archbishop Adriaan Smets

Deceased

Apostolic Delegate Emeritus to Persia

Titular Archbishop of Gangra


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
27 Aug 1867BornDommelen, Netherlands
24 Sep 189225.1Ordained PriestPriest
13 Jan 192254.4AppointedApostolic Delegate to Persia
2 Aug 192254.9AppointedTitular Archbishop of Gangra
28 Oct 192255.2Ordained BishopTitular Archbishop of Gangra
1930²62.3ResignedApostolic Delegate to Persia
31 Jul 194779.9DiedApostolic Delegate Emeritus to Persia

Note(s): ² Month Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Adriaan Smets:
Archbishop Adriaan Smets (born , died ) Apostolic Delegate Emeritus of Persia

  • a priest for 54.9 years
  • a bishop for 24.8 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b: Annuario Pontificio, Year 1941
  • b: Annuario Pontificio, Year 1948
  • op/ob/c2: Annuaire Pontifical Catholique, Year 1932
  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1922, Number 66

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