Johannes Henricus Gerardus Jansen

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His Excellency
Johannes Henricus Gerardus Jansen
Archbishop of Utrecht
Primate of the Netherlands
Church Roman Catholic
Archdiocese Utrecht
Appointed 11 April 1930
In office 1930-1936
Predecessor Henricus van de Wetering
Successor Johannes de Jong
Other posts Titular Archbishop of Selymbria
Orders
Ordination 15 August 1893
Consecration 5 June 1930
by Lorenzo Schioppa
Rank Metropolitan Archbishop
Personal details
Born (1868-05-09)May 9, 1868
Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Died May 17, 1936(1936-05-17) (aged 68)
Utrecht, Netherlands
Buried St Catherine's Cathedral, Utrecht
Nationality Dutch

Johannes Henricus Gerardus Jansen (9 May 1868 - 6 February 1936) was a former Archbishop of Utrecht and Roman Catholic Primate of the Netherlands. He was born in Leeuwarden, in the Dutch province of Friesland.[1]

On 11 April 1930 he was named Archbishop of Utrecht and then consecrated by Lorenzo Schioppa, the Apostolic Internuncio to Netherlands, at the time. On 6 February 1936 died in Utrecht and was buried in the metropolitan cathedral.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archbishop Johannes Henricus Gerardus Jansen", Catholic Hierarchy. Retrieved on 19 June 2014.
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Henricus van de Wetering
Archbishop of Utrecht
1930 – 1936
Succeeded by
Johannes de Jong