Juan de Camargo y Angulo
He was appointed Bishop of Pamplona on October 5, 1716, and he was subsequently consecrated as a bishop on December 18, 1716. He was commissioned as Grand Inquisitor of Spain on March 26, 1720. Under his leadership, the Spanish Inquisition undertook its last major persecution of the marranos, with 93 people executed in 66 auto-da-fés between 1721 and 1725. He resigned as Bishop of Pamplona on March 20, 1725.
He died on May 24, 1733.
- Profile from catholic-hierarchy.org
- From Appendix 2 to Henry Charles Lea's History of the Spanish Inquisition, Vol. I
- Article on Polish Wikipedia
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