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 Fernando Arturo de Merino

Fernando Arturo de Merino

Birth
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Death 20 Aug 1906 (aged 73)
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Burial Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
Memorial ID 9636 · View Source
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Religious Politician. Born in Antonci, in the Croatian region of Istria, he was a Dominican Priest and orator of national life for higher education in Santo Domingo. In 1865, he became Propagator of the independence of the island of Santo Domingo and was appointed chairman of the House and President, serving 1880 to 1882. He became archbishop of Santo Domingo in 1885 and was the greatest figure of the Dominican clergy.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 3 Jun 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9636
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Fernando Arturo de Merino (9 Jan 1833–20 Aug 1906), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9636, citing Catedral Primada de America, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic ; Maintained by Find A Grave .