Cardinal Humberto Sousa Medeiros

Cardinal Humberto Sousa Medeiros

Birth
Arrifes, Ponta Delgada Municipality, Azores Region, Portugal
Death 17 Sep 1983 (aged 67)
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Fall River, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Section 16A
Memorial ID 16282323 · View Source
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Roman Catholic Cardinal. Born in São Miguel, Azores, he immigrated to Fall River, Massachusetts as a youth and was ordained a priest in 1946. Medeiros was elevated to Bishop of Brownsville, Texas in 1966, Archbishop of Boston in 1970, and created Cardinal in 1973.

Bio by: T.S. Custadio


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  • Created by: T.S. Custadio
  • Added: 22 Oct 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16282323
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cardinal Humberto Sousa Medeiros (6 Oct 1915–17 Sep 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16282323, citing Saint Patricks Cemetery, Fall River, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by T.S. Custadio (contributor 46785661) .