|Archbishop of Quebec|
|Ordination||October 25, 1778|
|Born||January 9, 1753|
Quebec City, Canada, New France
|Died||February 14, 1833 (aged 80)|
Quebec City, Lower Canada
Born in Quebec City, the son of Jean-Claude Panet, he was from a family of 14 children. He had two siblings who gained some fame in Canadian history; Jean-Antoine Panet who became a Lower Canada politician and Jacques Panet who also became a priest.
He was educated at the Petit Séminaire and the Grand Séminaire of Québec. He was ordained a priest in 1778, and began his career as a teacher. One of his noteworthy students was Joseph-Octave Plessis who eventually preceded Panet as archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Quebec.
| Archbishop of Quebec
- "Bernard-Claude Panet". Dictionary of Canadian Biography (online ed.). University of Toronto Press. 1979–2016.
- Catholic Encyclopedia