Cheverus, Jean-Louis Lefebvre de


Cheverus, Jean-Louis Lefebvre de
Cheverus, Jean-Louis Lefebvre de
First Bishop of Boston, U.S.A., Bishop of Montauban; Archbishop of Bordeaux, France, and Cardinal, b. at Mayenne, France, 28 January, 1768; d. at Bordeaux 19 July, 1836

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