Cardinal Leon-Adolphe Amette

Cardinal Leon-Adolphe Amette

Birth
Douville-sur-Andelle, Departement de l'Eure, Haute-Normandie, France
Death 29 Aug 1920 (aged 69)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Memorial ID 176594485 · View Source
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Roman Catholic Cardinal. Following his ordination in December 1873, he served at several posts and in January 1908 he was installed as the Archbishop of Paris, France. In November 1911 he was created a cardinal by Pope Pius X and became the Cardinal-Priest of Santa Sabina. He served as archbishop and cardinal until his death at the age of 69.

Bio by: William Bjornstad


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  • Created by: William Bjornstad
  • Added: 22 Feb 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 176594485
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cardinal Leon-Adolphe Amette (6 Sep 1850–29 Aug 1920), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176594485, citing Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by William Bjornstad (contributor 47016546) .