Antonio Pavonelli

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Most Reverend

Antonio Pavonelli
Bishop of Venosa
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Venosa
In office1648–1653
PredecessorSallustio Pecólo
SuccessorGiacinto Tarugi
Consecration24 May 1648
by Ulderico Carpegna
Personal details
Died23 Sep 1653 (age 51)

Antonio Pavonelli, O.F.M. Conv. (1602–1653) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Venosa (1648–1653).[1]


Antonio Pavonelli was born in Civitella del Tronto, Italy in 1602 and ordained a priest in the Order of Friars Minor Conventual.[2] On 18 May 1648, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Innocent X as Bishop of Venosa.[1][2] On 24 May 1648, he was consecrated bishop by Ulderico Carpegna, Cardinal-Priest of Sant'Anastasia, and Giuseppe della Corgna, Bishop of Squillace, and Ranuccio Scotti Douglas, Bishop of Borgo San Donnino, serving as co-consecrators.[2] He served as Bishop of Venosa until his death on 23 Sep 1653.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b c Gauchat, Patritius (Patrice) (1935). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. IV. Münster: Libraria Regensbergiana. p. 364. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b c d Cheney, David M. "Bishop Antonio Pavonelli, O.F.M. Conv". Retrieved June 16, 2018. [self-published]

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by Bishop of Venosa
Succeeded by