Pope Conon

[Pope Conon]
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Apparently the son of an officer in the Thracesian troops. Educated in Sicily. Ordained in Rome, Italy. A peacemaker between the clergy and soldiers of Rome. 83rd pope in 686. Consecrated Saint Kilian as a missionary bishop to Franconia. Had the support of Emperor Justinian II even to the point of having taxes in the papal territories waived.
Born
unknown
Papal Ascension
21 October 686
Died
21 September 687 at Rome, Italy of natural causes
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