Brother of Prince Branciforte Barresi

Brother of Prince Branciforte Barresi – a Sicilian arts patron and benefactor from the late 16th to early 17th centuries.

He died in adulthood and his remains were buried in the same chapel as Prince Branciforte Barresi.

His mtDNA profile was determined by DNA testing of his skeletal remains from the chapel of San Benedetto church of Militello di Catania (Sicily).