François-Nicholas-Madeleine Morlot

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Cardinal Morlot

François-Nicholas-Madeleine Morlot (December 28, 1795 – December 29, 1862)[1] was a French Catholic Archbishop of Paris, from 1857 to 1862, and Cardinal.[2]

Born at Langres, he was a private tutor before becoming a priest.[1] He was Bishop of Orléans in 1839 and Archbishop of Tours in 1843.

He died on December 29, 1862, in Paris and was exposed and buried in the metropolitan cathedral.


  1. ^ a b Appletons' annual cyclopaedia and register of important events of the year: 1862. New York: D. Appleton & Company. 1863. p. 695. 
  2. ^ From 1853 [1].

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Marie Dominique Auguste Sibour
Archbishop of Paris
Succeeded by
Georges Darboy