Barezzi (Lat. Baretius), FRANCESCO, an Italian theologian, lived in the early half of the 17th century. He was the son of Barezzo of Cremona, and became vicar-general and bishop of Torcello. He wrote, Additiones ad Manuale Confessorium Mart. Navarri (Venice, 1616): — Greg. Sayri Thesaurus Casuum Conscientie e Additt. Fransc. Baretii (ibid. 1618): — and several other works. See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.