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GARCIA DIEGO Y MORENO, FRANCISCO

BID Number: 
17360
Birth: 
1785 Sep 17: LAGOS, JALISCO
Death: 
1846 Apr 30: SANTA BARBARA, CALIF./OF ILLNESS
Family: 
DIEGO, FRANCISCO (F) (NATIVE OF LEON, ESPANA)
Family: 
MORENO, MARIANA (M) (NATIVE OF LAGOS, JALISCO)
Notes: 
DATE OF BAPTISM: SEPT. 23, 1785, IN LAGOS, JALISCO, BY REV. IGNACIO RAMON. FUNERAL HELD ON MAY 3, 1846, BURIED IN CORNER OF SANTA BARBARA SANCTUARY; - HIS DOCUMENTS - ARTIFACTS ARE PRESERVED AT SANTA BARBARA MISSION AND GARCIA DIEGO CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL.
Occupation: 
1797 - 1800: GUADALAJARA CONCILIAR SEMINARY/STUDENT
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1803 Dec 21: OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE, ZACATECAS/OFM, TOOKVOWS
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1808 Nov 13: SALTILLO/OFM (ORDAINED AS A PRIEST)
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1816 Jun 06 - 1820: ZACATECAS/OFM, MASTER OF NOVICES(ELECTED)
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1820: COLLEGE OF GUADALUPE, ZACATECAS/OFM, LECTOR OFPHILOSOPHY
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1822 Jul 22: COLLEGE OF GUADALUPE, ZACATECAS/OFM,COUNSELOR(ELECTED)
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1828 Jul 21: COLLEGE OF GUADALUPE, ZACATECAS/OFM,COUNSELOR(ELECTED), COMMISSARY PREFECT OF MISSIONS
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1832: COLLEGE OF GUADALUPE, ZACATECAS/OFM, VICAR OFCOLLEGE
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1831: TEPIC, SAN BLAS, SAN LUCAS, LA PAZ/OFM
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1833 Jan 15: MONTERREY, CALIF./OFM, MISSIONARY
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1833 - 1836: SANTA CLARA (MISSION)/OFM
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1835 - 1836: MEXICO CITY/OFM (TO DEVELOP CALIF.BISHOPRIC)
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1836: CALIFORNIA/OFM (BY ACT OF CONGRESSPLACED IN CHARGE OF MISSION)
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1840 Apr 27: CALIFORNIA DIOCESE/FIRST BISHOP, OFM
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1840 Sep 19: MEXICO CITY/OFM, BISHOP (TOOK OATH)
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1840 Nov 04: OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE, BASILICA,MEXICO CITY/OFM, BISHOP (CONSECRATED)
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1841 Dec 10: TO SAN DIEGO/OFM, BISHOP (TO ESTABLISH OFFICE)
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1842 Jan 11 - 1846 Apr 30: SANTA BARBARA/OFM, BISHOP(ESTABLISHED OFFICE)
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1844 May 04: SANTA INES (MISSION)/OFM, BISHOP(ESTABLISHED FIRST DIOCESAN SEMINARY)
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1844: SAN FRANCISCO, MONTERREY/OFM, BISHOP (EPISCOPAL TOUR)
Source: 
GEIGER
Sources: 
ENGELHARDT (1916) II-IV, (1933, 1927) GEIGER: PALOU'S LIFE OF FRAY JUNPERO SERRA (1955) GEIGER: FRANCISCAN MISSIONARIES IN HISPANIC CALIFORNIA (1969) CHAPMAN: A HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA, THE SPANISH PERIOD (1921) MORFI: VIAJE DE INDIOS Y DIARIO DEL NUEVO MEXICO (1935) GUERRA ORD: OCCURRENCES IN HISPANIC CALIFORNIA (1956)
Family (unnnamed): 
ONE NIECE (WHO ACCOMPANIED HIM TO SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA)
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