Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Aiutis in:
 • Cimitero Comunale Monumentale Campo Verano
 • Rome
 • Provincia di Roma
 • Lazio
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Cardinal Andrea Aiuti
Birth: Jun. 17, 1849
Rome
Provincia di Roma
Lazio, Italy
Death: Apr. 28, 1905
Rome
Provincia di Roma
Lazio, Italy

Roman Catholic Cardinal. Roman born Andrea Aiuti received his education at the Pontifical Roman Seminary, obtaining doctorates in philosophy, theology and canon law. Ordained priest in September 1871, he was named secretary to Msgr. Cesare Roncetti, Apostolic Internuncio in Brazil and later chargé d'affaires of the latter internunciature. Attached to the Secretariat for the Affairs of the Oriental Church within the Sacred Congregation of the Propaganda Fide and named Privy Chamberlain Supernumerary, he was transferred to Sacred Congregation of the Council. Successively, he was named secretary of the Apostolic Nunciature in Bavaria in 1879, becoming its auditor in 1882, an office he he later served in the Apostolic Delegation in India as of 1886. At the early age of thirty seven, he was appointed Apostolic Delegate in India, receiving his episcopal consecration with the titular see of Achrida on May 1, 1887, in Bombay. Back in Rome, Aiuti was named canon of the Patriarchal Lateran Basilica and appointed secretary of the Sacred Congregation of the Propaganda Fide, for the Affairs of the Oriental Rite on July 24, 1891. Collaborating in the preparation of the encyclical concerning the union with the Oriental Churches, he was named as Apostolic Nuncio in Bavaria on June 7, 1893, being transferred to the titular see of Damietta five days later. Named Apostolic Nuncio in Portugal on September 26, 1896 and assistant at the Pontifical Throne on January 4, 1898, Pope Leo XIII created him cardinal priest in the consistory of June 22, 1903, receiving the title of San Girolamo degli Schiavoni on the following November 12. The Cardinal passed away in his native city of complications related to liver disease aged 55. His body was exposed in the church of San Giovanni dei Fiorentini and later buried at the Campo Verano Cemetery. (bio by: Eman Bonnici) 
 
Burial:
Cimitero Comunale Monumentale Campo Verano
Rome
Provincia di Roma
Lazio, Italy
Plot: Family Vault.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Eman Bonnici
Record added: Jan 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32552369
Cardinal Andrea Aiuti
Added by: Eman Bonnici
 
Cardinal Andrea Aiuti
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Find A Grave
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


-Anonymous
 Added: Feb. 17, 2010

- Little_Storm
 Added: Nov. 8, 2009
Requiem æternam dona eis, Domine; In memoria æterna erit justus, ab auditione mala non timebit !
- Eman Bonnici
 Added: Jan. 1, 2009
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: Not enough votes to post (3 of 10)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service