The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church

Biographical Dictionary
Pope Lucius II (1144-1145)
Consistory of June 1144 (I)
Celebrated in Rome


(1) 1. CACCIANEMICI, Can. Reg. of S. Maria di Reno, Ubaldo (?-1171)

Birth. (No date found), Bologna. Nephew or cousin of Pope Lucius II.

Education. Joined the Canons Regular of S. Maria di Reno (1).

Priesthood. Ordained (no further information found).

Cardinalate. Created cardinal priest of S. Croce in Gerusalemme in the consistory of June 1144 (1). Subscribed papal bulls issued between June 28, 1144 and February 14, 1145; March 10, 1145 and June 16, 1153; November 27, 1153 and October 15, 1154; January 20, 1155 and July 30, 1159; October 15, 1159 and September 12, 1170. Participated in the papal election of 1145, in which Pope Eugenius III was elected. Participated in the papal election of 1153, in which Pope Anastasius IV was elected. Participated in the papal election of 1154, in which Pope Adrian IV was elected. Participated in the papal election of 1159, in which Pope Alexander III was elected.He accompanied the pope in France from April 1162 and September 1165. Legate, together with four more cardinals, to the Council of Dijon in 1165, convoked against Antipope Victor IV and Emperor Friedrich I Barbarossa, who supported the schism. It seems that he was cardinal protoprete.

Death. 1171, (no place found). Buried (no information found).

Bibliography. Brixius, Johannes Matthias. Die Mitglieder des Kardinalkollegiums von 1130-1181. Berlin : R. Trenkel, 1912, p. 51, no. 5; Cardella, Lorenzo. Memorie storiche de' cardinali della Santa Romana Chiesa. Rome : Stamperia Pagliarini, 1792, I, pt. 2, 51; Chacón, Alfonso. Vitæ, et res gestæ Pontificvm Romanorum et S. R. E. Cardinalivm ab initio nascentis Ecclesiæ vsque ad Vrbanvm VIII. Pont. Max. 2 volumes. Romae : Typis Vaticanis, 1677, I, col. 1023; "Essai de liste générale des cardinaux. Les cardinaux du XIIè siècle". Annuaire Pontifical Catholique 1928. Paris : Maison de la Bonne Presse, 1928, p. 135; Regesta pontificum Romanorum ab conditio Ecclesia. Ad annum post Christum natum MCXCVIII. Graz : Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1956. 2 v. Reprint. Originally published : Lipsiae : Veit et comp., 1885-1888. Original t.p. included : Regesta pontificum Romanorum ab condita ecclesia : ad annum post Christum natum MCXCVIII. Editionem secundam correctam et auctam edidit Philippus Jaffè ; auspiciis Gulielmi Wattenbach; curaverunt S. Loewenfeld, F. Kaltenbrunner, P. Ewald, I, 7 and II, 20, 89, 102 and 145.

(1) This is according to "Essai de liste générale des cardinaux. Les cardinaux du XIIè siècle". Annuaire Pontifical Catholique 1928, p.135. Brixius, Die Mitglieder des Kardinalkollegiums von 1130-1181, p. 51, no. 5, says that he was promoted on May 19, 1144. Cardella, Memorie storiche de' cardinali della Santa Romana Chiesa, I, pt. 2, 51; and Chacón, Vitæ, et res gestæ Pontificvm Romanorum et S. R. E. Cardinalivm, I, 1053, say that the promotion took place in the Vigil of Pentecost of 1144.
(2) This is according to "Essai de liste générale des cardinaux. Les cardinaux du XIIè siècle". Annuaire Pontifical Catholique 1928, p.135; and Cardella, Memorie storiche de' cardinali della Santa Romana Chiesa, I, pt. 2, 51, which add that he may have joined the Canons Regular of S. Frediano di Lucca.

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(2) 2. BERARDO (?-1146)

Birth. (No date or place found). His name is also listed as Bernardo.

Education. (No information found).

Cardinalate. Created cardinal deacon of in the consistory of June 1144 (1); his deaconry is not known. Subscribed papal bulls issued between October 8, 1144 and January 31, 1145; and February 20 and May 29, 1146. Participated in the papal election of 1145, in which Pope Eugenius III was elected.

Death. Shortly after May 20, 1146, (no place found). Buried (no information found).

Bibliography. Brixius, Johannes Matthias. Die Mitglieder des Kardinalkollegiums von 1130-1181. Berlin : R. Trenkel, 1912, p. 51, no. 1; Cardella, Lorenzo. Memorie storiche de' cardinali della Santa Romana Chiesa. Rome : Stamperia Pagliarini, 1792, I, pt. 2, 57; Chacón, Alfonso. Vitæ, et res gestæ Pontificvm Romanorum et S. R. E. Cardinalivm ab initio nascentis Ecclesiæ vsque ad Vrbanvm VIII. Pont. Max. 2 volumes. Romae : Typis Vaticanis, 1677, I, col. 1026; "Essai de liste générale des cardinaux. Les cardinaux du XIIè siècle". Annuaire Pontifical Catholique 1928. Paris : Maison de la Bonne Presse, 1928, p. 135; Regesta pontificum Romanorum ab conditio Ecclesia. Ad annum post Christum natum MCXCVIII. Graz : Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1956. 2 v. Reprint. Originally published : Lipsiae : Veit et comp., 1885-1888. Original t.p. included : Regesta pontificum Romanorum ab condita ecclesia : ad annum post Christum natum MCXCVIII. Editionem secundam correctam et auctam edidit Philippus Jaffè ; auspiciis Gulielmi Wattenbach; curaverunt S. Loewenfeld, F. Kaltenbrunner, P. Ewald, II, 21.

(1) This is according to "Essai de liste générale des cardinaux. Les cardinaux du XIIè siècle". Annuaire Pontifical Catholique 1928, p.135. Cardella, Memorie storiche de' cardinali della Santa Romana Chiesa, I, pt. 2, 57; and Chacón, Vitæ, et res gestæ Pontificvm Romanorum et S. R. E. Cardinalivm, I, 1053, say that the promotion took place in the fourth temporibus of Advent 1144. He may be the same as Cardinal Bernardo (1144).

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