Roman Catholic Diocese of California

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of California, also called the Diocese of Both Californias or Diocese of Two Californias, is a former residential episcopal see that existed during 1840–1849.wikipedia
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Francisco García Diego y Moreno

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Francisco García Diego y Moreno, OFM, (17 September 1785 in Lagos, in the modern-day Mexican state of Jalisco – 30 April 1846 in Santa Barbara) was the first bishop of the Diocese of the Two Californias.

Roman Catholic Diocese of Monterey in California

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After the Mexican–American War, the American portion became the Diocese of Monterey in California, while the Mexican portion was eventually reorganized into the Diocese of Tijuana.
With the papal bull Apostolicam sollicitudinem of 27 April 1840, Pope Gregory XVI set up a new episcopal see, to which he gave the name of Diocese of California.

José González Rubio

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He served as the Apostolic administrator of the Diocese of the Two Californias after Bishop Francisco Garcia Diego y Moreno's death in 1846 until bishop Joseph Alemany's appointment as Bishop of Monterey in 1850.

Episcopal see

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of California, also called the Diocese of Both Californias or Diocese of Two Californias, is a former residential episcopal see that existed during 1840–1849.

Mexican–American War

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After the Mexican–American War, the American portion became the Diocese of Monterey in California, while the Mexican portion was eventually reorganized into the Diocese of Tijuana.

Catholic Church

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In 1996, the title was revived as a titular see of the Catholic Church.

Pope Gregory XVI

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Pope Gregory XVI set up the Diocese of California with the papal bull Apostolicam sollicitudinem of 27 April 1840.

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Pope Gregory XVI set up the Diocese of California with the papal bull Apostolicam sollicitudinem of 27 April 1840.

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hermosillo

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He assigned to the new diocese a vast territory taken from that of the Diocese of Sonora, now the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Hermosillo, in Mexico.

Mexico

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He assigned to the new diocese a vast territory taken from that of the Diocese of Sonora, now the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Hermosillo, in Mexico.

Alta California

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

California

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

Nevada

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

Arizona

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

Utah

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

Colorado

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

Wyoming

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

Baja California Territory

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

Baja California

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

Baja California Sur

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It included Alta California (corresponding to the present-day American states of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming) and the Baja California Territory (the modern Mexican states of Baja California and Baja California Sur).

San Diego

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He set the episcopal residence at San Diego and made the diocese a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Mexico City.