Noted Burials in California Mission Cemeteries
If you know of any famous or noted persons buried at any of the
California mission cemeteries, send them to me at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Karana, the "Lost Woman of San Nicolas", the
heroine, from "Island of the Blue Dolphin" a novel based on a
true story. is buried in the cemetery of Mission Santa Barbara.
Lasuén, Fermín, b. 1736, Vitoria, Spain,
d. 1803. Buried in San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo. The second
president of the California Missions.
Serra, Junipero, d. 1784. Buried in San Carlos Borromeo
de Carmelo. The first president of the California Missions.
Valens, Ritchie, (Valenzuela), Buried in San Fernando
Rey de Espaņa. Recording Artist.
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