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Cardinal Humberto Sousa Medeiros

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Cardinal Humberto Sousa Medeiros

  • Birth 6 Oct 1915 Arrifes, Ponta Delgada Municipality, Azores Region, Portugal
  • Death 17 Sep 1983 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Fall River, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Plot Section 16A
  • Memorial ID 16282323

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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  • Originally 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 Find A Grave .