The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church

Biographical Dictionary
Leo III (795-816)
799 (III)


(4) 1. ISSA (?-before 804)

Birth. (No date or place found). He is also listed as Isse and as Jessé (1).

Education. (No information found).

Cardinalate. Bishop cardinalis of Sabina in 799. Consecrated (no information found).

Death. Before 804, (no place found). Buried (no information found).

Bibliography. Cardella, Lorenzo. Memorie storiche de' cardinali della Santa Romana Chiesa. Rome : Stamperia Pagliarini, 1792, I, pt. 1, 45; Cristofori, Francesco. Cronotasi dei cardinali di Santa Romana Chiesa. Rome : Tipografia de Propaganda Fide, 1888, p. 32; "Essai de liste générale des cardinaux. Les cardinaux des 10 premiers siècles". Annuaire Pontifical Catholique 1926. Paris : Maison de la Bonne Presse, 1927, p. 150, no. 5; Gams, Pius Bonifatius. Series episcoporum Ecclesiae catholicae. 3 v. in 1. Graz : Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1957, p. XII.

(1) This is according to the first three sources cited above. Gams, Series episcoporum Ecclesiae catholicae, p. XII, also gives him the names Theodorus, Samuel, Sergius, Gregorius, Eufrasius, Teudo, Samuel II, Durinus, Casperius, and Amadeus.


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