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The Year of Our Lord 1896

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DateFromTo
unknownDiocese of Buffalo, New York, USA Territory LostDiocese of Rochester, New York, USA (Counties of Steuben, Schuyler, Chemung, and Tioga) Territory Added
16 JanVicariate Apostolic of Madagascar, Madagascar Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Northern Madagascar {Madagascar Settentrionale}, Madagascar Erected
16 JanVicariate Apostolic of Madagascar, Madagascar Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Southern Madagascar {Madagascar Meridionale}, Madagascar Erected
24 FebPrefecture Apostolic of Kaiser-Wilhelms-Land, Papua New Guinea Erected
28 JulVicariate Apostolic of Kottayam (Syro-Malabarese), India Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Changanacherry (Syro-Malabarese), India
Vicariate Apostolic of Ernakulam (Syro-Malabarese), India
Erected

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