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Serra, Junípero

(Jose Miguel; Miguel Jose; 1713–84). B. Petra, Majorca, Sp.; Franciscan 1730; to Mexico City 1749; miss. to Indians NE of Querétaro 1750–58[59?]; then in coll. administration Mexico City; miss. in Dioceses of Mexico, Puebla, Oaxaca, Valladolid, and Guadalajara; to Lower Calif. 1767. Est. 9 missions, including San Diego 1769, San Francisco 1776, Santa Clara 1777.


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