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The Year of Our Lord 1856

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 MayBornPierre-Célestin CézeracCaussensArchbishop of Albi (-Castres-Lavaur), France
BornElie-Joseph KhayattBagdadArchbishop of Kerkūk (Chaldean), Iraq
3 May49.7SelectedJacques-Antoine-Claude-Marie BoudinetBishop of Amiens, France
58.9SelectedCharles-Nicolas-Pierre DidiotBishop of Bayeux (-Lisieux), France
56.8SelectedJean-François-Augustin GaltierBishop of Pamiers, France
40.3SelectedJean-Baptiste-François-Anne-Thomas LandriotBishop of La Rochelle (-Saintes), FranceArchbishop of Reims, France
5 MayBornRosendo de la Lastra y GordilloCórdobaBishop of Paraná, Argentina
7 May59.6DiedGeorg Anton BrinkmannAuxiliary Bishop of Münster, Germany
25.7Ordained PriestMichel RossetPriestBishop of Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, France
8 MayBornSimone Pietro GrassiSchilparioBishop of Tortona, Italy
9 MayBornAmbrogio RiccardiScavolinoBishop of Sarsina, Italy
10 May85.1DiedModesto FarinaBishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
11 MayBornAlessandro Bavona (Bavaona)Rocca di Cambio, ItalyApostolic Nuncio to Austria
35.9Ordained BishopJohn FarrellBishop of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
12 May73.6DiedFrancesco GentiliniBishop Emeritus of Rimini, Italy
17 May66.1DiedVicente Barreiro y Pérez, O.S.A. †Bishop of Nueva Segovia, Philippines
22.8Ordained PriestAugustin EggerPriest of Sankt Gallen, SwitzerlandBishop
24.6Ordained PriestAlfred-François Fleury-HottotPriestBishop of Bayonne, France
25.4Ordained PriestPierre-Noël-Joseph Foucard, M.E.P. †PriestPrefect of Kuamsi, China
91.7DiedBernhard GaluraBishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, Italy
22.8Ordained PriestLucido Maria ParocchiPriest of Mantova, ItalyCardinal, Chamberlain (Camerlengo) of the Apostolic Chamber
23.2Ordained PriestCarlo QuaroniPriestTitular Bishop of Cyme
22.7Ordained PriestDavide RiccardiPriest of Biella, ItalyArchbishop of Torino {Turin}, Italy
22.6Ordained PriestTommaso Maria Zigliara, O.P. †Priest of Order of Friars PreachersCardinal, Bishop-Elect of Frascati, Italy
18 May49.7Ordained BishopAndrea CasasolaBishop of Concordia (Sagittaria), ItalyArchbishop of Udine, Italy
40.5Ordained BishopDaniel McGettiganTitular Bishop of GerasArchbishop of Armagh, Ireland
40.5Ordained BishopPierre-Adophe PinsoneaultBishop of London, Ontario, CanadaBishop Emeritus of Sandwich, Ontario, Canada
19 MayBornOreste GiorgiValmontoneCardinal, Major Penitentiary of the Apostolic Penitentiary
20 May76.8RetiredNicolas-Augustin de la Croix d’AzoletteArchbishop of Auch, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
23 MayBornJohn James Joseph MonaghanSumter, SCBishop Emeritus of Wilmington, Delaware, USA
25 May33.4Ordained BishopJohn DaltonBishop of Harbour Grace, Newfoundland, Canada
26 May24.3Ordained PriestKolos Ferenc Vaszary, O.S.B. †Priest of Order of Saint BenedictCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Esztergom, Hungary
27 May47.7AppointedAdrien-Hyppolyte Languillat, S.J. †Titular Bishop of SergiopolisVicar Apostolic of Kiangnan, China
44.4AppointedJosé Luis NiñoBishop of Nueva Pamplona, Colombia
28 MayBornFrançois-Nicolas-Alphonse Kunemann, C.S.Sp. †Schweighouse-sur-Moder, FranceVicar Apostolic of Senegambia, Senegal
65.2SelectedJosé Manuel de LemosBishop of Viseu, PortugalBishop of Coimbra, Portugal
30 May47.7AppointedAdrien-Hyppolyte Languillat, S.J. †Vicar Apostolic of Southeastern Chi-Li {Ce-Li Meridio-Orientale}, ChinaVicar Apostolic of Kiangnan, China
48.8AppointedJoseph-Martial Mouly, C.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Northern Chi-Li {Ce-Li Settentrionale} o Pe-Kin, China
6 Jun43.3AppointedJean-Etienne Sémeria, O.M.I. †Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic of Jaffna, Sri LankaVicar Apostolic
43.3AppointedJean-Etienne Sémeria, O.M.I. †Titular Bishop of Olympus (Olimpus)Vicar Apostolic of Jaffna, Sri Lanka
7 Jun25.6Ordained PriestAndrea LogorezziPriest of Shkodrë, AlbaniaArchbishop of Skopje, Macedonia
BornJuan Gaspar Stork, C.M. †Köln, GermanyBishop of San José de Costa Rica
8 Jun26.2Ordained PriestJulius Josephus DinderPriest of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), PolandArchbishop of Gniezno e Poznań, Poland
9 Jun33.4ResignedVicente Gabriel Tocornal VelascoBishop-Elect of San Carlos de Ancud, ChileFormer Bishop-Elect
13 Jun44.4AppointedNiccola Adolfo MarinelliTitular Bishop of SoliBishop Emeritus of Santorini {Thira}, Greece
15 Jun30.8Ordained PriestGeorge Porter, S.J. †Priest of Society of JesusArchbishop of Bombay, India
16 Jun43.5AppointedElia Antonio Alberini (Alberani), O.C.D. †Bishop of Montefeltro, ItalyBishop of Ascoli Piceno, Italy
61.7ConfirmedJosé Joaquim de Azevedo e MouraArchbishop of Braga, Portugal
51.6AppointedAlbertus Barbolani di MontautoTitular Patriarch of Antiochia {Antioch}
ConfirmedClément BahousPatriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), SyriaPatriarch Emeritus
ConfirmedClément BahousBishop of Damas (Melkite Greek), SyriaPatriarch Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), Syria
58.0AppointedJean-Honoré BaraTitular Bishop of MedeaBishop of Châlons, France
58.0ConfirmedJean-Honoré BaraCoadjutor Bishop of Châlons, FranceBishop
55.3Elevated to CardinalAlessando BarnabóCardinal, Official of the Roman Curia - Other
57.1AppointedGiacomo BernardiBishop of Massa Carrara, Italy
49.8ConfirmedJacques-Antoine-Claude-Marie BoudinetBishop of Amiens, France
67.7AppointedBenedetto Colonna Barberini di SciarraCardinal-Priest of San Lorenzo in LucinaCardinal, Archpriest of the Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano {Saint John Lateran Basilica}
55.8ConfirmedFrançois-Augustin DelamareBishop of Luçon, FranceArchbishop of Auch, France
59.0ConfirmedCharles-Nicolas-Pierre DidiotBishop of Bayeux (-Lisieux), France
50.4Elevated to CardinalCamillo Di PietroCardinal, Official of the Roman Curia - Other
62.3ConfirmedRaffaele FerrignoArchbishop of Brindisi, Italy
37.0AppointedAlessandro FranchiApostolic Nuncio to OtherCardinal, Secretary of State
45.0ConfirmedBernardino Maria FrascollaBishop of Foggia, Italy
56.9ConfirmedJean-François-Augustin GaltierBishop of Pamiers, France
60.4Elevated to CardinalGaspare Grasselini, C.O. †Cardinal, Priest of Confederation of Oratorians of St. Philip Neri
69.2Elevated to CardinalJuraj Haulík VáralyaiCardinal, Archbishop of Zagreb, Croatia
40.4ConfirmedJean-Baptiste-François-Anne-Thomas LandriotBishop of La Rochelle (-Saintes), FranceArchbishop of Reims, France
81.8Elevated to CardinalMihail (Mychajlo) Lewicki (Levyckyj)Cardinal, Archbishop of Lviv (Ukrainian), Ukraine
47.6Elevated to CardinalFrancesco de’ Medici di OttaianoCardinal, Priest of the Roman Curia - Other
38.9ConfirmedTommaso Passero, O.P. †Bishop of Troia, Italy
50.6ConfirmedEnrico de RossiBishop of Caserta, ItalyBishop Emeritus
57.8ConfirmedLouis-Antoine de SalinisArchbishop of Auch, France
17 Jun54.5ResignedLorenzo BariliApostolic Delegate to ColombiaCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Indulgences and Relics
54.5ResignedLorenzo BariliApostolic Delegate to VenezuelaCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Indulgences and Relics
54.5ResignedLorenzo BariliApostolic Delegate to EcuadorCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Indulgences and Relics
54.5ResignedLorenzo BariliApostolic Delegate to PeruCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Indulgences and Relics
54.5ResignedLorenzo BariliApostolic Delegate to BoliviaCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Indulgences and Relics
54.5ResignedLorenzo BariliApostolic Delegate to ChileCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Indulgences and Relics
54.5ResignedLorenzo BariliApostolic Delegate to ArgentinaCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Indulgences and Relics
33.6AppointedMieczyslaw Halka LedóchowskiApostolic Delegate to ColombiaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Gniezno e Poznań, Poland
33.6AppointedMieczyslaw Halka LedóchowskiApostolic Delegate to VenezuelaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Gniezno e Poznań, Poland
33.6AppointedMieczyslaw Halka LedóchowskiApostolic Delegate to EcuadorCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Gniezno e Poznań, Poland
33.6AppointedMieczyslaw Halka LedóchowskiApostolic Delegate to PeruCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Gniezno e Poznań, Poland
33.6AppointedMieczyslaw Halka LedóchowskiApostolic Delegate to BoliviaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Gniezno e Poznań, Poland
18 Jun46.8SelectedLuigi Maria de MarinisArchbishop of Chieti, Italy
19 Jun42.2AppointedJosé Manuel Arroyo y NiñoBishop of Guayana, Venezuela
55.3AppointedAlessando BarnabóCardinal-Priest of Santa SusannaCardinal, Official of the Roman Curia - Other
36.5ConfirmedMarco Calogerà (Calogjera)Bishop of Kotor (Cattaro), MontenegroBishop of Split-Makarska (Spalato-Macarska), Croatia
46.1AppointedFlavio ChigiTitular Archbishop of MyraCardinal, Archpriest of the Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano {Saint John Lateran Basilica}
50.8AppointedVincenzo CimaAuxiliary Bishop of Split-Makarska (Spalato-Macarska), Croatia
50.8AppointedVincenzo CimaTitular Bishop of AdramyttiumAuxiliary Bishop of Split-Makarska (Spalato-Macarska), Croatia
56.2SelectedDalmazio d’Andrea, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Bova, Italy
37.0AppointedAlessandro FranchiTitular Archbishop of ThessalonicaCardinal, Secretary of State
60.4AppointedGaspare Grasselini, C.O. †Cardinal-Deacon of Santi Vito, Modesto e CrescenziaCardinal, Priest of Confederation of Oratorians of St. Philip Neri
48.2AppointedJerzy JeschkeAuxiliary Bishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), Poland
48.2AppointedJerzy JeschkeTitular Bishop of Diocaesarea in PalaestinaAuxiliary Bishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), Poland
44.1ConfirmedKonrad MartinBishop of Paderborn, Germany
48.4AppointedVincentius MassoniTitular Archbishop of Edessa in OsrhoëneApostolic Internuncio to Brazil
47.6AppointedFrancesco de’ Medici di OttaianoCardinal-Deacon of San Giorgio in VelabroCardinal, Priest of the Roman Curia - Other
37.9AppointedSalvatore Nobili VitelleschiTitular Archbishop of Seleucia in IsauriaCardinal, Secretary of the Congregation of Bishops and Regulars
52.0ConfirmedGregor (Leonhard Andreas) von Scherr, O.S.B. †Archbishop of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
60.9AppointedJozef ViberAuxiliary Bishop of Esztergom, Hungary
60.9AppointedJozef ViberTitular Bishop of AliaAuxiliary Bishop of Esztergom, Hungary
56.0ResignedKarl August von ReisachArchbishop of München und Freising {Munich}, GermanyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
54.4ConfirmedVincenzo ZubranićBishop of Dubrovnik (Ragusa), Croatia
20 Jun55.3AppointedAlessando BarnabóPrefect of the Congregation for Propagation of the FaithCardinal, Official of the Roman Curia - Other
50.1AppointedGaetano BediniSecretary of the Congregation for Propagation of the FaithCardinal, Bishop of Viterbo e Tuscania, Italy
22 Jun57.1Ordained BishopGiacomo BernardiBishop of Massa Carrara, Italy
45.0Ordained BishopBernardino Maria FrascollaBishop of Foggia, Italy
38.9Ordained BishopTommaso Passero, O.P. †Bishop of Troia, Italy
50.6Ordained BishopEnrico de RossiBishop of Caserta, ItalyBishop Emeritus
26 Jun82.2DiedJuan Antonio RivadeneyraBishop of Valladolid, Spain
30 Jun62.9DiedFrançois-Adélaïde-Adolphe LannélucBishop of Aire, France
2 Jul74.5DiedFerdinando MinucciArchbishop of Firenze {Florence}, Italy
BornMauro M. Parodi, O.S.B. †BegatoAbbot of Monte Oliveto Maggiore, Italy
6 Jul43.6Ordained BishopElia Antonio Alberini (Alberani), O.C.D. †Bishop of Montefeltro, ItalyBishop of Ascoli Piceno, Italy
51.6Ordained BishopAlbertus Barbolani di MontautoTitular Patriarch of Antiochia {Antioch}
46.1Ordained BishopFlavio ChigiTitular Archbishop of MyraCardinal, Archpriest of the Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano {Saint John Lateran Basilica}
37.0Ordained BishopAlessandro FranchiTitular Archbishop of ThessalonicaCardinal, Secretary of State
48.5Ordained BishopVincentius MassoniTitular Archbishop of Edessa in OsrhoëneApostolic Internuncio to Brazil
37.9Ordained BishopSalvatore Nobili VitelleschiTitular Archbishop of Seleucia in IsauriaCardinal, Secretary of the Congregation of Bishops and Regulars
11 Jul56.1DiedAntoine-Louis-Adolphe DupuchBishop Emeritus of Alger, Algeria
13 Jul62.7DiedJuan José Biec BelioBishop of Jaca, Spain
15 Jul45.8AppointedInnocenzo FerrieriApostolic Nuncio to PortugalCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation of Bishops and Regulars
19 Jul55.7ConfirmedMichael von DeinleinBishop of Augsburg, GermanyArchbishop of Bamberg, Germany
20 Jul58.1Ordained BishopJean-Honoré BaraTitular Bishop of MedeaBishop of Châlons, France
49.9Ordained BishopJacques-Antoine-Claude-Marie BoudinetBishop of Amiens, France
55.9Ordained BishopFrançois-Augustin DelamareBishop of Luçon, FranceArchbishop of Auch, France
48.3Ordained BishopJerzy JeschkeTitular Bishop of Diocaesarea in PalaestinaAuxiliary Bishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), Poland
40.5Ordained BishopJean-Baptiste-François-Anne-Thomas LandriotBishop of La Rochelle (-Saintes), FranceArchbishop of Reims, France
22 Jul76.1DiedCornelius EganBishop of Kerry (o Ardfert) e Aghadoe, Ireland
41.9SucceededDavid MoriartyBishop of Kerry (o Ardfert) e Aghadoe, Ireland
26 Jul23.8Ordained PriestMaximilian Gereon von GalenPriest of Mainz, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop of Münster, Germany
28 Jul52.1ResignedJohann Theodor LaurentVicar Apostolic of LuxembourgVicar Apostolic Emeritus
29 Jul45.6AppointedLorenzo BergerettiBishop of Santorini {Thira}, GreeceArchbishop of Naxos, Greece
49.9InstalledJacques-Antoine-Claude-Marie BoudinetBishop of Amiens, France
3 Aug59.1Ordained BishopCharles-Nicolas-Pierre DidiotBishop of Bayeux (-Lisieux), France
52.1Ordained BishopGregor (Leonhard Andreas) von Scherr, O.S.B. †Archbishop of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
4 AugBornDominique CastellanRoquevaireArchbishop of Chambéry, France
6 AugBornJames Herbert Blenk, S.M. †Neustadt, GermanyArchbishop of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
8 Aug42.4AppointedPhilippe François Zéphirin Guillemin, M.E.P. †Titular Bishop of CybistraPrefect of Kouangtong, China
9 Aug24.9Ordained PriestLudwig WahlPriest of Rottenburg, GermanyPrefect Emeritus of Meißen (Meissen) {Lusazia o Lausitz; Sassonia}, Germany
10 Aug23.3Ordained PriestJoseph Georg von EhrlerPriest of Würzburg, GermanyBishop of Speyer, Germany
57.0Ordained BishopJean-François-Augustin GaltierBishop of Pamiers, France
58.0InstalledLouis-Antoine de SalinisArchbishop of Auch, France
12 AugBornCharles McHughDreenanBishop of Derry, Ireland
76.8DiedGiovanni Soglia CeroniCardinal, Secretary of State
13 Aug69.6DiedMyles MurphyBishop of Ferns, Ireland
BornTommaso TrussoniCampodolcino di ChiavennaArchbishop Emeritus of Cosenza, Italy
17 Aug22.7Ordained PriestSt. Grégoire Grassi, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorVicar Apostolic of Northern Shansi {Scian-Si Settentrionale}, China
44.2Ordained BishopKonrad MartinBishop of Paderborn, Germany
22.3Ordained DeaconGuglielmo Sanfelice D’Acquavella, O.S.B. †Deacon of Order of Saint BenedictCardinal, Archbishop of Napoli {Naples}, Italy
43.5Ordained BishopJean-Etienne Sémeria, O.M.I. †Titular Bishop of Olympus (Olimpus)Vicar Apostolic of Jaffna, Sri Lanka
19 Aug38.8AppointedMichel-Désiré VesqueBishop of Roseau, Dominica, Antilles
22 AugBornTimoteo Hernández y MulasMorales del VinoBishop of Guadix, Spain
26 AugBornJames John KeaneJoliet, ILArchbishop of Dubuque, Iowa, USA
28 Aug52.2InstalledGregor (Leonhard Andreas) von Scherr, O.S.B. †Archbishop of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
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