Catholic-Hierarchy DC

The Year of Our Lord 1853

Diocese Events

See Also: Overview | Bishop Events | Necrology | Previous Year (1852) | Next Year (1854)

unknownArchdiocese of Sehna (Chaldean), Iran Erected
unknownDiocese of Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada ((between 15 Aug 1852 and Advent 1854)) Name ChangedDiocese of Saint John in New Brunswick, New Brunswick, Canada Name Changed
unknownVicariate Apostolic of Verapoly, India Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Mangalore, India Erected
unknownVicariate Apostolic of New Mexico, USA ElevatedDiocese of Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA Elevated
4 MarMission "Sui Iuris" of Batavia (Holland Mission), Netherlands Territory LostDiocese of Haarlem, Netherlands
Archdiocese of Utrecht, Netherlands
4 MarVicariate Apostolic of Limburg, Netherlands ElevatedDiocese of Roermond, Netherlands Elevated
4 MarVicariate Apostolic of Grave, Netherlands
Vicariate Apostolic of Megen, Netherlands
Vicariate Apostolic of ’s-Hertogenbosch (Bois-le-Duc), Netherlands
ElevatedDiocese of ’s-Hertogenbosch (Bois-le-Duc), Netherlands Elevated
14 MarVicariate Apostolic of Breda, Netherlands ElevatedDiocese of Breda, Netherlands Elevated
19 JulDiocese of Autun, France Name ChangedDiocese of Autun (-Châlon-sur-Saône-Mâcon), France Name Changed
29 JulArchdiocese of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA Territory LostDiocese of Natchitoches, Louisiana, USA Erected
29 JulArchdiocese of New York, New York, USA Territory LostDiocese of Brooklyn, New York, USA Erected
29 JulDiocese of Boston, Massachusetts, USA Territory LostDiocese of Burlington, Vermont, USA (Vermont)
Diocese of Portland, Maine, USA (Maine and New Hampshire)
29 JulDiocese of Louisville, Kentucky, USA Territory LostDiocese of Covington, Kentucky, USA Erected
29 JulDiocese of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA Territory LostDiocese of Erie, Pennsylvania, USA Erected
29 JulArchdiocese of New York, New York, USA
Diocese of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Territory LostDiocese of Newark, New Jersey, USA Erected
29 JulDiocese of Monterey, California, USA Territory LostArchdiocese of San Francisco, California, USA Erected
29 JulDiocese of Chicago, Illinois, USA Territory LostDiocese of Quincy, Illinois, USA Erected
29 JulDiocese of Walla Walla, Oregon, USA Suppressed
29 JulDiocese of Detroit, Michigan, USA Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Upper Michigan, USA Erected
29 JulDiocese of Monterey, California, USA (to San Francisco) Metropolitan Changed
27 SepCongregación de San Pedro ad-Vincula Decretum Laudis
23 NovDiocese of Arras, France Name ChangedDiocese of Arras (-Boulogne-Saint-Omer), France Name Changed
23 NovDiocese of Quimper, France Name ChangedDiocese of Quimper [Cornouailles](-Léon), France Name Changed
26 NovDiocese of Lugoj (Romanian), Romania Erected
19 DecDiocese of Gherla, Armenopoli, Szamos-Ujvár (Romanian), Romania Erected


Home | Countries | Religious Orders | Popes | Holy See | Roman Curia | Cardinals by Rank
Bishops: All | Living | Deceased | Youngest | Oldest | Cardinal Electors
Dioceses: All | Current Only | Titular | Vacant | Structured View
Events: Overview | Recent | by Date | by Year | Necrology
Ad Limina | Conclaves | Consistories | Councils
Eastern Catholic Churches


About Catholic-Hierarchy
Terminology/Site Help
[ Comments/Corrections ] Copyright David M. Cheney, 1996-2021
Code: web_e, v3.2.3, 8 Feb 2020; Data: 20 Sep 2021