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Dedicated to preserving the history of California's First Families - those who arrived here and those living here for thousands of years - as recorded in mission and presidio records from July 16, 1769 to about 1850, and in documenting the final resting places of their descendants.
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Loreto, Baja California Sur
Mission and Presidio: (Oct. 1697-1848)

San Diego de Alcalá
Mission: First location-NO RECORDS (July 16, 1769-Nov 4, 1774); Second Location (Nov. 5, 1774-Jun. 14, 1831).
Presidio Chapel: (July 16, 1769-Jun 14, 1831).
El Campo Santo: (1849-1880; many Californios buried here)

Monterey
San Carlos Borromeo
Mission: First Location (June 1770-1771); Second Location as Carmel (1771-1855).
San Carlos Presidio Chapel: First Cemetery (June 3, 1770-1831); Campo Santo San Carlos (1832-Present).

San Antonio de Padua
Mission Cemetery (Aug. 27, 1771-Apr. 22, 1849).

San Gabriel
San Gabriel Arcangel
(Aug. 6, 1774-Dec. 30, 1849; Pueblo de los Angeles burials Sep. 1781-Mar. 1846)

San Luís Obispo de Tolosa
First Cemetery (Oct. 4, 1772-Nov 30, 1850); Old Catholic Cemetery (defunct; 1851-1879); several pre-1879 remains transferred to the Old Mission Cemetery (1879-Present).

San Francisco
Mission: San Francisco de Asís "Dolores" (Feb. 25, 1777-Dec. 22, 1850).
Presidio Chapel (12 burials, one removed: Dec. 21, 1776-Nov. 19, 1801)

San Juan Capistrano
(Oct. 27, 1777-Mar. 31, 1848)

Santa Clara de Asís
Mission: (June 22, 1777-Dec. 19, 1849).

Los Angeles
Pueblo established Sep. 4, 1781. All burials were at Mission San Gabriel until Reina de los Angeles (“Plaza Church”) established its own cemetery in March 1826. Plaza Cemetery (Mar. 3, 1826-June 25, 1840);Old Calvary (June 1840-1896)

Ventura
San Buenaventura
(Apr. 15, 1782-Dec. 23, 1850).

Santa Bárbara
SB: Mission (SB: Aug. 8, 1787-Dec. 31, 1841; BP: Jan. 1, 1842-Dec. 20, 1850).
BP: Presidio Chapel (BP: Dec. 29, 1782-Mar 27, 1846).
NOTE: BP records contain many Mission burials even before the books were combined Jan. 1, 1842.

Lompoc
La Purísima Concepción
Mission: First Location 1787-1812; Second Location 1812-Oct. 15, 1851).

Santa Cruz
Mission Cemetery (Nov. 19, 1791-Dec. 19, 1850). Also served residents of Pueblo Branciforte after it was established in 1797.

Soledad
Nuestra Señora de la Soledad. Mission: 1791-1835. Church: 1835-1846; 1859-Present
Cemetery (1791-1846)

San José
Pueblo established Nov. 29, 1777. Residents were served by Missions Santa Clara and San José.

Fremont
Mission San José de Guadalupe
Mission Cemetery (Sep. 18, 1797-1850)

San Juan Bautista
Mission Cemeteries: First Cemetery (Sep. 23, 1797-1860?);
Second Cemetery (Since 1860)

San Miguel Arcángel
Mission Cemetery (Mar. 17, 1798-Aug. 5, 1840).

San Fernando
San Fernando Rey de España: First Cemetery (Apr. 7, 1798-Nov. 1850).

Oceanside
San Luís Rey de Francia
Mission: 1798-1834. Church: 1834-1846; 1865-Present Cemetery (1798-1850)

Santa Ynez
Santa Inés: Cemetery (Jan. 23, 1805-Oct. 1850).

San Rafael
Mission San Rafael Arcángel: Cemetery (Jan. 3, 1818-1870)

Sonoma
Mission San Francisco Solano de Sonoma: Cemetery (Dec. 26, 1823-1880)

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