Hedius Lollianus Terentius Gentianus

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(Hedius Lollianus) Terentius Gentianus[1] (fl. 3rd century AD) was a Roman senator who was appointed consul in AD 211.

Biography[edit]

Terentius Gentianus was the son of Quintus Hedius Rufus Lollianus Gentianus who had been suffect consul in around AD 186/8. In AD 200, Terentius Gentianus was elected as Praetor tutelaris. Then in AD 211, he was appointed consul ordinarius alongside Pomponius Bassus.[2] Nothing else is known of his career.

Terentius Gentianus was married to Pomponia Paetina, who was possibly related to Pomponius Bassus.

Sources[edit]

  • Mennen, Inge, Power and Status in the Roman Empire, AD 193-284 (2011)

References[edit]

  1. ^ The nomen gentile “Hedius” and cognomen “Lollianus” is assumed.
  2. ^ Mennen, pg. 107
Political offices
Preceded by
Manius Acilius Faustinus
Aulus Triarius Rufinus
Consul of the Roman Empire
211
with Pomponius Bassus
Succeeded by
Gaius Julius Asper II
Gaius Julius Camilius Asper