Heinrich Groß von Trockau
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Heinrich Groß von Trockau (died 1501) was the Prince-Bishop of Bamberg from 1487 to 1501.
The date of Heinrich Groß von Trockau's birth is unknown, but he was already a prebendary of Augsburg Cathedral in 1451. On March 14, 1452, he became a canon of Bamberg Cathedral. He graduated from Heidelberg University in 1452. He was made a deacon on April 20, 1454.
On February 1, 1487, the cathedral chapter of Bamberg Cathedral elected Groß von Trockau to be Prince-Bishop of Bamberg and Pope Innocent VIII confirmed his appointment on March 28, 1487. He was consecrated as a bishop by Friedrich von Hohenzollern, Prince-Bishop of Augsburg, in Nuremberg on July 15, 1487.
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