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Diocese Events

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YearFromTo
1413Diocese of Nardò, Italy Erected
1848Diocese of Quito, Ecuador ElevatedArchdiocese of Quito, Ecuador Elevated
1933Territorial Prelature of Lábrea, Amazonas, Brazil (Floriano Peixoto) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of São Peregrino Laziosi no Alto Acre e Alto Purus, Brazil Territory Added
1940Vicariate Apostolic of Keewatin, Manitoba, Canada (Territory of the Montagnais) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Baie d’Hudson {Hudson Bay}, Manitoba, Canada Territory Added
1944Prefecture Apostolic of Shunteh [Xingtai], China ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Shunteh [Xingtai], China Elevated
1949Vicariate Apostolic of Great Namaqualand, Namibia Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Keetmanshoop, Namibia Name Changed
1949Prefecture Apostolic of Ndola, Zambia ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Ndola, Zambia Elevated
1949Vicariate Apostolic of Miarinarivo, Madagascar (Tsiroanomandidy and Fenoarivo) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Tsiroanomandidy, Madagascar Erected
1962Archdiocese of San Francisco, California, USA (Alameda and Contra Costa Counties) Territory LostDiocese of Oakland, California, USA Erected
1962Diocese of Sacramento, California, USA (Del Norte and Humboldt Counties)
Archdiocese of San Francisco, California, USA (Sonoma, Napa, Lake, and Mendocino Counties)
Territory LostDiocese of Santa Rosa (in California), USA Erected
1962Diocese of Sacramento, California, USA (Calaveras, Toulumne, and Mono Counties)
Archdiocese of San Francisco, California, USA (San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties)
Territory LostDiocese of Stockton, California, USA Erected
1962Archdiocese of Antequera, Oaxaca, México (District of Tehuacan)
Archdiocese of Puebla de los Ángeles, México (Talcotepec (Santa Cruz), Atexcal (San Martin), Yehuaìtepec, Xochitlan (Todos Santos), Coyotepec (San Vicente), Ixcaquixtla (San Juan Bautista), Atenayuca (Juan N. Méndez), Cañada Morelos, and Palmar de Bravo.)
Territory LostDiocese of Tehuacán, Puebla, México Erected
1962Diocese of Colima, México
Archdiocese of Durango, México
Diocese of Zacatecas, México
Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Jesús María (del Nayar), Nayarit, México Erected
1962Diocese of Garanhuns, Pernambuco, Brazil (Cities of Palmares, Barreiros, Agua Prêta, Joaquim Nabuco, Catende, Beiern de Maria, Maraial, Lagôa dos Gatos, and Cupira)
Archdiocese of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil (Cities of Rio Formoso, Sirinhaém, Gameleira, Ribeirâo, and Cortes)
Territory LostDiocese of Palmares, Pernambuco, Brazil Erected
1962Territorial Prelature of Davao, Philippines Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Tagum, Philippines Erected
1962Archdiocese of San Francisco, California, USA (Solano County) Territory LostDiocese of Sacramento, California, USA Territory Added
1964Archdiocese of México, Federal District (Coyotepec, Cuautitlan, Chapa de Mota, Huehuetoca, Huixquilucan, Iturbide, Jilotepec, Jilotzingo, Naucalpan, Nicolas Romero, Soyaniquilpan, Teoloyucan, Tepotzotlan, Tlalnepantla, Tultitlan, Villa del Carbon, and Zaragoza)
Diocese of Texcoco, México, México (Coacalco)
Territory LostDiocese of Tlalnepantla, México, México Erected
1964Archdiocese of México, Federal District (Acambay, Aculeo, Morelos, Polotitlan, Temascalcingo, and Timilpan) Territory LostDiocese of Toluca, México, México Territory Added
1977Archdiocese of São Luís do Maranhão, Brazil (Bacabal and São Luis de Gonzaga (formerly Ipixuna)) Territory LostDiocese of Bacabal, Maranhão, Brazil Territory Added
1977Archdiocese of São Luís do Maranhão, Brazil (Vitoria do Mearim) Territory LostDiocese of Viana, Maranhão, Brazil Territory Added
1977Diocese of Viana, Maranhão, Brazil (Zé Doca, Chapéu de Couro, and Bom Jardim) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Cândido Mendes, Maranhão, Brazil Territory Added
1990Diocese of Villarrica, Paraguay Name ChangedDiocese of Villarrica del Espíritu Santo, Paraguay Name Changed
2014Apostolic Exarchate of Western and Central Africa (Maronite) Erected
2018Diocese of Fargo, North Dakota, USA (Saint John in Lansford) Territory LostDiocese of Bismarck, North Dakota, USA Territory Added

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