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Cosmas Wolf

 (1822 - 1894)
Cosmas (Joannes) Wolf was active/lived in Pennsylvania.  Cosmas Wolf is known for altar painter.

Biography   Cosmas Wolf


Cosmas Wolf was a monk of St. Vincent Archabbey, Latrobe, Pennsylvania. The Necrology of the American-Cassinese Congregation [Necrologium Congregationis Americano-Cassinensis O.S.B., 1846-1946 (Collegeville, Minn, 1948] gives the following biographical information:

"FC [=Frater Conversus, i.e. he was a brother, not a priest] Cosmas (Joannes) Wolf [his religious name was Cosmas, his baptismal name was Joannes (in Latin)] Nat in Grosskissendorf, Bavaria, 24 Jun 1822, pf [i.e. he professed vows as a monk] 14 Jan 1855, ppf [=perpetual profession] 6 Jan 1876, +7 Apr 1894."


Submitted March 2004 by Rev. Augustine J. Curley, O.S.B., Newark Abbey/St. Benedict's Prep, Newark, NJ



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