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Find A Grave - Cathédrale Saint-Pierre de Rennes
Roques, Cardinal. Clément-Emile b. December 8, 1880 d. September 4, 1964 Roman Catholic Cardinal. A native of Saint Pierre des Ports at the gates of Graulhet, Clément-Emile Roques entered seminary in Lavaur, later moving to that of Albi and ultimately at the Catholic Institute of Toulouse. Ordained priest in Rodez in April 1904, from that year until his episcopal nomination in 1929, he was involved in the seminary of Barral, serving among others the posts of administrator, prefect of studies and superior. Appointed bishop of the diocese of Montauban, he was promoted...[Read More] (Bio by: Eman Bonnici) Cathédrale Saint-Pierre de Rennes, Rennes, Departement d'Ille-et-Vilaine, Bretagne, France