DOMI1991 Cn. Domitius (22) Ahenobarbus

Life Dates

  • 82, proscribed (Hinard 1985) Expand

    Hinard 82 no. 24

  • 81, death - violent (Broughton MRR II) Expand

    Executed by Pompey.


son of
Cn. Domitius (21) Cn. f. Cn. n. Ahenobarbus (cos. 96) (Zmeskal 2009) Expand

Suet. Nero 2.2

brother of
? L. Domitius (27) Cn. f. Cn. n. Fab. Ahenobarbus (cos. 54) (DPRR Team)
married to
Cornelia (414) (daughter of L. Cornelius (106) L. f. L. n. Cinna (cos. 87)) (Zmeskal 2009) Expand

Oros. V 24.16


  • Promagistrate 82 Africa (Broughton MRR II) Expand
    • 7 As the Marians continued to hold Africa after the death of Fabius Hadrianus and Carbo escaped there before going to Sicily, it is probable that Domitius Ahenobarbus was already in Africa in 82 before the lists of the proscribed were published. (Broughton MRR II)
    • No title preserved. He escaped to Africa, and assembled a force of Marians there (Plut. Pomp. 10.1; 11.1; cf. Cic. Leg. Man. 30; Liv. Per. 89; Eutrop. 5.9.1; Oros. 5.24.16; Schol. Bob. 138, and Schol. Gron. 320 Stangl). See below, on Fabius Hadrianus; and 81, Promagistrates. (Broughton MRR II)
  • Senator - Office Unknown before 81 (Hinard 1985)
  • Promagistrate 81 Africa (Broughton MRR II) Expand
    • Defeated and put to death by Pompey in Africa. See 82, Promagistrates, and below, on Pompey. (Broughton MRR II)