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St. Jane Frances de Chantal, religious (Opt. Memorial)

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1435Diocese of Nepi, Italy
Diocese of Sutri, Italy
UnitedDiocese of Nepi e Sutri, Italy United
1754Archdiocese of Burgos, Spain Territory LostDiocese of Santander, Spain Erected
1912Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Victoria Nyanza {Victoria-Nyanza Meridionale}, Tanzania Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Kivu, Burundi Erected
1923Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Hupeh {Hu-Pè Orientale}, China Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Hanyang [Hanyang], China
Prefecture Apostolic of Puchi [Puqi], China
Prefecture Apostolic of Wuchang [Wuchang], China
1923Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Hupeh {Hu-Pè Orientale}, China Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Hankow [Hankou], China Name Changed
1924Vicariate Apostolic of North Carolina, USA (Name changed and Vicariate raised to a Diocese) Territory LostDiocese of Raleigh, North Carolina, USA Erected
1931Missionaries of the Holy Spirit Decretum Laudis
1939Missionaries of the Holy Spirit Approbation
1959Diocese of Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Jales, Sao Paulo, Brazil Erected
1964Diocese of Mombasa e Zanzibar, Kenya SplitDiocese of Mombasa, Kenya Split
1964Apostolic Administration of Zanzibar e Pemba, Tanzania Erected
1974Vicariate Apostolic of El Obeid, Sudan ElevatedDiocese of El Obeid, Sudan Elevated
1974Vicariate Apostolic of Juba, Sudan ElevatedArchdiocese of Juba, South Sudan Elevated
1974Vicariate Apostolic of Khartoum, Sudan ElevatedArchdiocese of Khartoum, Sudan Elevated
1974Prefecture Apostolic of Malakal, Sudan ElevatedDiocese of Malakal, South Sudan Elevated
1974Vicariate Apostolic of Rumbek, Sudan ElevatedDiocese of Rumbek, South Sudan Elevated
1974Prefecture Apostolic of Mupoi, Sudan ElevatedDiocese of Tombura, Sudan Elevated
1974Vicariate Apostolic of Wau, Sudan ElevatedDiocese of Wau, South Sudan Elevated
1986Diocese of Beaumont, Texas, USA
Diocese of Dallas, Texas, USA
Diocese of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USA
Territory LostDiocese of Tyler, Texas, USA Erected
1988Territorial Prelature of Chulucanas, Peru ElevatedDiocese of Chulucanas, Peru Elevated
2005Archdiocese of Patna, India Territory LostDiocese of Buxar, India Erected


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