Carlo Bovi

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Carlo Bovi
Bishop of Sarsina
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Sarsina
In office1635–1646
PredecessorAmico Panici
SuccessorCaesar Reghini
Consecration30 Jan 1622
by Ludovico Ludovisi
Personal details
Died24 Mar 1646 (age 70)
Sarsina, Italy
Previous post(s)Bishop of Bagnoregio (1622–1635).

Carlo Bovi (1576–1646) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Sarsina (1635–1646) and Bishop of Bagnoregio (1622–1635).[1]


Carlo Bovi was born in Bologna, Italy in 1576 and ordained a deacon in January 1622.[2] On 10 January 1622, he was appointed Bishop of Bagnoregio by Pope Gregory XV.[1][2][3] On 30 January 1622, he was consecrated bishop by Ludovico Ludovisi, Archbishop of Bologna, with Galeazzo Sanvitale, Archbishop Emeritus of Bari-Canosa, and Alfonso Gonzaga, Titular Archbishop of Rhodus, serving as co-consecrators.[2]

On 29 January 1635, he was appointed by Pope Urban VIII as Bishop of Sarsina.[1][2] He served as Bishop of Sarsina until his death on 24 March 1646.[2]

Episcopal succession[edit]

While bishop, he was the principal co-consecrator of:[2]


  1. ^ a b c Gauchat, Patritius (Patrice) (1935). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi (in Latin). Vol. IV. Münster: Libraria Regensbergiana. pp. 108 and 128. Archived from the original on 2018-10-04. Retrieved 2021-06-23.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Cheney, David M. "Bishop Carlo Bovi". Retrieved June 16, 2018. [self-published]
  3. ^ Chow, Gabriel. "Bishop Carlo Bovio". Retrieved June 16, 2018. [self-published]

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by Bishop of Bagnoregio
Succeeded by
Preceded by Bishop of Sarsina
Succeeded by