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Diocese Events

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1787Diocese of Santiago de Cuba Territory LostDiocese of San Cristobal de la Habana, Cuba (Provinces of Santa Clara, Matanzas, Havana, and Pinar del Rio in Cuba and Florida and Louisiana) Erected
1841Vicariate Apostolic of Siam, Thailand Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Eastern Siam {Siam Orientale}, Thailand Name Changed
1841Diocese of Malacca, Singapore Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Malacca-Singapore Name Changed
1880Diocese of Chicago, Illinois, USA ElevatedArchdiocese of Chicago, Illinois, USA Elevated
1880Archdiocese of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA Territory LostDiocese of Kansas City, Missouri, USA Erected
1919Vicariate Apostolic of Patna, India ElevatedDiocese of Patna, India Elevated
1921Vicariate Apostolic of Natal, South Africa Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Mariannhill, South Africa Erected
1951Vicariate Apostolic of Los Ríos, Ecuador ElevatedTerritorial Prelature of Los Ríos, Ecuador Elevated
1961Diocese of Concepción (Santissima Concezione) en Paraguay Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Coronel Oviedo, Paraguay Erected
1982Diocese of Samoa and Tokelau, Samoa, Pacific (Oceania) Territory LostDiocese of Samoa-Pago Pago, American Samoa, Pacific (Oceania) Erected
1982Diocese of Samoa and Tokelau, Samoa, Pacific (Oceania) Name ChangedArchdiocese of Samoa-Apia and Tokelau, Samoa, Pacific (Oceania) Name Changed
1982Diocese of Tarawa, Nauru and Funafuti, Kiribati, Pacific (Oceania) SplitMission "Sui Iuris" of Funafuti, Tuvalu, Pacific (Oceania)
Diocese of Tarawa and Nauru, Kiribati, Pacific (Oceania)
1983Nunciature to Nepal Established


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