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 Espa˝a. Recording Artist.
Deaths & Obituaries: Newspapers 1690-Present