Serra, Junípero
Serra, Junípero
Biography of the famed Franciscan priest, missionary to Mexico and California, who died in 1784

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  • Serra, Junípero — Ser·ra (sĕrʹə, sĕʹrä), Junípero. Originally Miguel José Serra. Known as “the Apostle of California.” 1713 1784. Spanish missionary who founded nine Franciscan missions in California (1769 1782). * * * born Nov. 24, 1713, Petra, Majorca, Spain… …   Universalium

  • Serra Junípero — /serdd rddah hooh nee pe rddaw /, Miguel José /mee gel haw se / 1713 84, Spanish Roman Catholic missionary to the Indians in California and Mexico. * * * …   Universalium

  • Serra, Junípero — (24 nov. 1713, Petra, Mallorca, España–28 ago. 1784, Carmel, Cal., Nueva España). Misionero español. Ordenado sacerdote franciscano en 1730, fue misionero en México (1750–67). Cuando España inició la ocupación de Alta California (hoy California) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Serra Junípero — /serdd rddah hooh nee pe rddaw /, Miguel José /mee gel haw se / 1713 84, Spanish Roman Catholic missionary to the Indians in California and Mexico …   Useful english dictionary

  • Serra, Junípero, Blessed — ▪ Spanish Franciscan missionary born Nov. 24, 1713, Petra, Majorca, Spain died Aug. 28, 1784, Carmel, California, New Spain [now in U.S.]       Spanish Franciscan priest whose missionary work in North America earned him the title of Apostle of… …   Universalium

  • Junípero Serra — i Ferrer O.F.M. Padre Junípero Serra Beato Nombre Miquel Josep Serra i Ferrer …   Wikipedia Español

  • Junípero Serra — • Biography of the famed Franciscan priest, missionary to Mexico and California, who died in 1784 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Junipero Serra     Junípero Serra      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Junipero Serra — Junípero Serra Junípero Serra Né le 24 novembre 1713 à Majorque (Baléares), Junipero Serra entra chez les Franciscains en 1730. Excellent aux études il enseigna la philosophie, avant même d être ordonné prêtre. Il obtint également un doctorat en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Junípero Serra — Junipero Serra, né le 24 novembre 1713 à Petra sur l île de Majorque aux Baléares et mort le 28 août 1784 à Monterrey en Californie, est un prêtre missionnaire franciscain qui fonda de nombreuses missions dans le Nouveau M …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Junípero Serra — Blessed Junípero Serra, O.F.M. Junípero Serra at age 61, ten years before his death. Confessor Born November 24, 1713(1713 11 24) Petra, Majorca, Spain …   Wikipedia

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