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GARCIA, DIEGO

BID Number: 
17356
Birth: 
1744: ARAAL, ANDALUSIA - ESPANA
Ethnicity: 
ESPANOL
Notes: 
1759 : AT MISSIONARY COLLEGE, TARIFA, FOR 10 YEARS. OCT. 9, 1791-JAN. 28, 1792 : WITH FRAY MARIANO RUBI. SEPT. 1786 : UNDER COMMISSARY, JUAN DE OCON. JUNE 11, 1797 : DECLINED OFFER TO DEVELOP MISSION. DEC. 1795 : ORDERED TO RETURN TO SANTA CLARA AFTER LEAVING POST FOR CARMEL. JAN. 13, 1800 CONSIDERED DISAFFILIATION WITH COLLEGE TO JOIN HOLY GOSPEL IN MEXICO CITY, BUT REMAINED AT COLLEGE. CONSIDERED A SUPERNUMERARY (SUPERFLUOUS) FOR THE MOST PART; BANCROFT MENTIONS HE WAS CONSIDERED ABNOXIOUS TO HIS ASSOCIATES; HE WAS TRANSFERRED OFTEN DUE TO HIS QUARRELSOME NATURE; ALSO CONSIDERED MENTALLY UNFIT.
Occupation: 
1759: SANTA MARIA DE LOS ANGELES, ADALUSIA/OFM (JOINEDORDER)
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1786: FRIARY, PENAFLOR - ESPANA/OFM
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1786 Sep: ARRIVED AT VERACRUZ/OFM
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1787: FROM SAN FERNANDO (COLLEGE) TO CALIFORNIA/OFM
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1787 - 1790 Sep 23: SAN FRANCISCO (MISSION)/OFM
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1791 Oct 09 - 1792 Jan 28: SOLEDAD (MISSION)/OFM(FOUNDED)
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1792 Mar 01 - 1792 Nov 28: SAN ANTONIO/OFM (BAPTIZING)
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1793 Feb 09 - 1795 Apr 02: SAN FRANCISCO (MISSION)/OFM
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1795 Dec: SANTA CLARA (MISSION)/OFM
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1796 Apr 18 - 1797 May 18: SAN FRANCISCO (MISSION)/OFM
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1797 Jun 11:SAN JOSE (MISSION)/OFM (PRESENT AT FOUNDING)
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1797 Jul 08:FROM CALIFORNIA/OFM (RETIRED)
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1800 Jan 13: MICHOACAN AND SANFERNANDO COLLEGE, MEXICO CITY/OFM
Source: 
GEIGER
Sources: 
KENNEALLY : WRITERS OF FERMIN FRANCISCO DE LASUEN (1965) GEIGER: FRANCISCAN MISSIONARIES IN HISPANIC CALIFORNIA (1969)
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