Pedro Portocarrero (archbishop)

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Most Reverend
Pedro Portocarrero
Archbishop of Granada
Church Catholic Church
Archdiocese Archdiocese of Granada
In office 1525–1526
Predecessor Francisco Herrera Ruesta
Successor Pedro Ramírez de Alba
Orders
Consecration 1524
Personal details
Born Spain
Died 5 Jun 1526
Granada, Spain
Previous post Bishop of Ciudad Rodrigo (1523–1525)

Pedro Portocarrero (died 1526) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Archbishop of Granada (1525–1526) and Bishop of Ciudad Rodrigo (1523–1525).[1][2][3][4]

Biography[edit]

Pedro Portocarrero was born in Spain.[3] On 31 Dec 1523, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Clement VII as Bishop of Ciudad Rodrigo.[2][3] In 1524, he was consecrated bishop.[2][3] On 26 Jun 1525, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Clement VII as Archbishop of Granada.[2][3] He served as Archbishop of Granada until his death on 5 Jun 1526.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eubel, Konrad (1923). HIERARCHIA CATHOLICA MEDII ET RECENTIORIS AEVI Vol III (second ed.). Münster: Libreria Regensbergiana. pp. 168 and 204. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b c d e "Archbishop Pedro Portocarrero" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved September 15, 2016
  3. ^ a b c d e f "Metropolitan Archdiocese of Granada" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved September 15, 2016
  4. ^ "Archdiocese of Granada" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved September 15, 2016

External links and additional sources[edit]

Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Juan Pardo de Tavera
Bishop of Ciudad Rodrigo
1523–1525
Succeeded by
Gonzalo Maldonado (bishop)
Preceded by
Francisco Herrera Ruesta
Archbishop of Granada
1525–1526
Succeeded by
Pedro Ramírez de Alba