Gens: VERANIUS
Created: 24th January 2016
Update:  24th January 2016
Status Republic: Patrician:     Pleb. Nobilis:       Senatorial:      Eques Romanus:      Local magistrates  
Republican Family / Cognomen
Patrician n/a
Pleb. Nobilis n/a
Senatorial n/a
Equestrian n/a
Local magistrat. n/a
Imperial Family / Cognomen
Imperators n/a
Consular no cognomen
Senatorial n/a
Equestrian ? various archireus in Lycia
Local magistrat. Hypsaeus
Republican Consuls, Tribunes with consular power, Dictators, Magister Equitum, Censors 0
Imperial Consuls and Emperors (Augusti and Caesars) 1 incl. 0 emperors
Notes: The later Veranii from Lycia descend from men who received Roman citizenship from Lycia's first governor Q.Veranius.
Literature Birley: Government of Britain p.37-43 (Q.Veranius cos 49)
Cebeillac: Quaestores Principes p.40-43 (§XVIII Q.Veranius cos 49)
Christol, Michel and Drew-Bear, Thomas: "Un sénateur de Xanthos", in Journal des savants, 1991, pp. 195-226 on the Veranii from Lycia
Gordon, A.E.: "Quintus Veranius consul A.D. 49" in University of California Publications in Classical Archaeology, 2/5, 1952, pp.231-352
reconstructing Veranius' career from inscription AE1953-251. See Remy for discussion of Gordon's reconstruction of inscription.
Reitzenstein, Denise: "Die lykischen Bundespriester: Repräsentation der kaiserzeitlichen Elite Lykiens", (KLIO Beihefte - Neue Folge 17), Berlin 2011
Remy: Carrieres Senatoriales p.179-180 (§151 Q.Veranius V388) and p.279-281 (§229 Q.Veranius cos 49)
Syme, R.: "The Origin of the Veranii", in Classical Quarterly, Vol. 7, 1957, pp. 123-125 (also in Roman Papers Vol.1, p.333-334)
doubts the Veranii came from Verona, suggests Forum Novum in ager Sabinus, in tribus Clustumina.
Changes
not in RE V387 RE1 V391 RE10
Q.Veranius Veranius Veranius Veranius Flaccus
? = Catulus' friend friend of Catulus writer on pontifical questions writer critized by Augustus
on staff of procos L.Calpurnius Piso (cos 58)  late republic ? = RE1
in Macedonia c.55
  ? = RE1
REPUBLIC  
IMPERIAL                                                    
 
 
V390 ME V65bis
Q.Veranius Q.f.
tr mil leg IV Macedonica or IV Scythica c.40/30 BC
acting guardian of Drusus (father of Germanicus)
pro legato in Germania sub Augustus (12-9BC under Drusus ?)
 
V388 RE2
Q.Veranius
comes of Germanicus in the East 18
organized as legatus the new province of Cappadocia (thus ex-praetor) 18-19
prosecuted Piso for the murder of Germanicus 19-20
received priesthood as reward 20, prosecuted ? L. Piso 24
 
V389 RE3 RE11
Q.Veranius Q.f. L.Veranius Hypsaeus
* c.12 monet, tr mil leg IV Scythica in Moesia , q Caesar 37 tr pl 41 II vir iure dicundo at Pompeii 58-59
(pr 42?), leg Aug pro pr Lycia-Pamph  43-47/8, cos ord 49 2 x II vir iure dic quinq
augur 49, patrician 49
curator aedium sacrorum et operum locorumque publicorum,
praef of games 57, leg Aug pro pr Brit 57-58 † 58
trib.Clu.
 
V393 FOS789 V392 RE19 FOS788 FOS787
Verania Octavilla Verania Gemina (Verania) ?
†aged 6 yrs † c.96/100 a possibility judging from Veranianus' cognomen
~ L.Calpurnius Piso Frugi Licinianus ~ Ser.Cornelius Dolabella Petronianus
imp GALBA's heir 69 † 69 murdered cos ord 86
 
ME V65a C1352
Veranius [Cornelius Dola]bella Veranianus
praef coh in Brit c.97-102/3 attested 105
RE8
Q. Veranius Eudemi f. Eudemus
probably archireus Lycian federation sub Hadrian
secretary of the Lycian federation
~ (Marcia)
 
  RE16   RE14
Q. Veranius Q.f. Eudemus     Q. Veranius Q.f. Eudemus Tlepolemus Veranius Priscianus
magistrate of Xanthos trib.Clu. archireus Lycian federation 143
archireus Lycian federation 149
secretary of the Lycian federation
 
RE16  
Sex. Veranius Q.f. Priscus Eudemus     Marcia Tlepolemis
archireus Lycian federation c.170
secretary of the Lycian federation ~ Ti.Claudius Stasithemis
trib.Qui. ab Xanthos in Lycia
   
   
Veranius Priscianus Ti.Claudius Telemachus Q. Veranius Ptolemaeus
archireus Lycian federation c.185
tr mil leg IV Scythica
 
RE12  
Q. Veranius Q.f. Jason  
trib.Clu.
archireus Lycian federation 150/250
UNKNOWN DATE