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Rev John Baptist Pitaval
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Birth: Feb. 10, 1858, France
Death: May 23, 1928
Colorado, USA

This is a cenotaph, he is not interred here.

Most Rev. John B. Pitaval D.D. - Fifth Archbishop of Santa Fe

Born February 10, 1858 in St. Genis-Terrenoire, France; ordained December 24, 1881; appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Santa Fe May 15, 1902; consecrated Titular Bishop of Sora and Auxiliary Bishop of Santa Fe July 25, 1902; promoted Archbishop of Santa Fe January 3, 1909; resigned February 1918; appointed Titular Archbishop of Amida July 29, 1918; died May 23, 1928 in Denver, Colorado.
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi
Santa Fe
Santa Fe County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Sue
Record added: May 07, 2012
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Rev John Baptist Pitaval
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John's obituary can be found at; The Des Moines Register, May 24, 1928, page 3, Des Moines, IA
 Added: Feb. 8, 2017
It Was You, O God, Who Made Your Servant Archbishop Pitaval, A Successor Of The Apostles By Raising Him To The Episcopal Order. May He Also Be Associated With Them Forever. We Ask This Through Our Lord, Jesus Christ, Your Son. Amen.
- Eman Bonnici
 Added: Jun. 20, 2012

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