FURI0127 Sp. Furius (71) Medullinus Fusus


  • Patrician

Life Dates

  • 453, death (Broughton MRR I) Expand



brother of
P. Furius (69) Medullinus Fusus (cos. 472) (RE)


  • Consul 464 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • The cognomina of both Sp. Furius and his brother P. Furius, Cos. 472, have been restored by combining the notices regarding both (see RE, no. 71, and CIL 1(2), pp. 102-3; Degrassi 91). Spurius has been corrupted to Servius in Dion. Hal. (Broughton MRR I)
    • Liv. 3.4.1; Diod. 11.78.1; Fast. Cap. (P.'s name entire except Regill[ens.]); Dion. Hal. 9.62.1; Chr. 354 (Religiense et Medullino III); Cassiod.; Degrassi 24f., 91, 360f. The Consuls carried on separate operations against the Aequi, Furius in Hernican territory (Liv. 3.4.7-5.13; Dion. Hal. 9.62.2-66.4). On Postumius, see L├╝bker, no. 16. (Broughton MRR I)
  • Consul Suffectus 453 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • Named only in Dion. Hal. (10.53.3). Died in the pestilence. (Broughton MRR I)