Louis-Paul-Armand Simonneaux

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His Excellency
Louis-Paul-Armand Simonneaux
Bishop Emeritus of Versailles
Church Roman Catholic Church
See Diocese of Versailles
In office 1967 - 1988
Predecessor Alexandre Renard
Successor Jean-Charles Thomas
Ordination March 10, 1946
Consecration Novembre 26, 1967
by Mgr Paul Joseph Marie Gouyon
Personal details
Born (1916-01-19)January 19, 1916
Servon-sur-Vilaine, France
Died January 22, 2009(2009-01-22) (aged 93)
Coat of arms Louis-Paul-Armand Simonneaux's coat of arms

Louis-Paul-Armand Simonneaux (January 19, 1916 – January 22, 2009) was a French prelate of the Roman Catholic Church and was one of the oldest living bishops and one of oldest French bishops at the time of his death.[citation needed]


Simonneaux was born in Servon-sur-Vilaine, France and was ordained a priest on March 10, 1946. He was appointed to the Diocese of Versailles on September 30, 1967 and ordained bishop on November 26, 1967. He remained bishop of Versailles until June 4, 1988.[citation needed]


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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Alexandre Renard
Catholic Bishop of Versailles
Succeeded by
Jean-Charles Thomas