Mengarini, Gregario
Mengarini, Gregario
Pioneer missionary of the Flathead tribe and philologist of their language, b. in Rome, 21 July, 1811; d. at Santa Clara, California, 23 September, 1886

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  • Gregario Mengarini —     Gregario Mengarini     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Gregario Mengarini     Pioneer missionary of the Flathead tribe and philologist of their language, b. in Rome, 21 July, 1811; d. at Santa Clara, California, 23 September, 1886. He entered the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Gregorio Mengarini — (21 July 1811 23 September 1886) was an Italian Jesuit missionary and linguist. He worked as a pioneer missionary in the north west of the United States to the Flathead Nation, and became the philologist of their languages. Life Born in Rome, he… …   Wikipedia

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