Catholic-Hierarchy DC

The Year of Our Lord 1896

Diocese Events


See Also: Overview | Bishop Events | Necrology | Previous Year (1895) | Next Year (1897)

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
Vicariate 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-Malabar), India Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Changanacherry (Syro-Malabar), India
Vicariate Apostolic of Ernakulam (Syro-Malabar), India
Erected

============

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

============

About Catholic-Hierarchy
Terminology/Site Help
[ Comments/Corrections ] Copyright David M. Cheney, 1996-2018
Code: web_e, v3.1.9, 5 Oct 2018; Data: 5 Oct 2018

Quantcast