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Yuma in Yuma County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Immaculate Conception Parish

 
 
Immaculate Conception Parish Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 13, 2010
1. Immaculate Conception Parish Marker
Inscription.
In Commemoration
Of the
125th Anniversary of the Founding
of
Immaculate Conception Parish
1866 – 1991
Celebrated on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception
December 8, 1991
Most Rev. Manuel D. Moreno, D.D.
Bishop of the Diocese of Tucson
Rt. Rev. Msgr. Richard W. O'Keefe, V.F.
Pastor
Fathers Juan Guillén. John P. Lyons and John Telles, Associates

 
Location. 32° 43.012′ N, 114° 39.012′ W. Marker is in Yuma, Arizona, in Yuma County. Marker is on South Avenue B south of West 5th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 505 South Avenue B, Yuma AZ 85364, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. U.S. Army of the West — Mormon Battalion (approx. one mile away); Yuma Crossing (approx. 1.6 miles away); Robert G. Fowler (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Robert G. Fowler (approx. 1.6 miles away); In Memory of Senator Harold C. Giss (approx. 1.6 miles away); Yuma Crossing Park
Immaculate Conception Parish Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 13, 2010
2. Immaculate Conception Parish Marker
(approx. 1.7 miles away); Masonic Temple – Lodge #17 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Southern Pacific Passenger Coach Car (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yuma.
 
Regarding Immaculate Conception Parish. Father Patrick Birminghman came to Yuma in 1866 and laid the adobe foundation for what was to become the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Church.
 
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Immaculate Conception Parish Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 13, 2010
3. Immaculate Conception Parish Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,106 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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