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List of the Missionaries at Refugio Mission
(Excerpt from the List of Religious of the 
Apostolic College of Zacatecas, 1797)

Source: History of Refugio Mission, William H. Oberste, Refugio Timely Remarks, 1942, p. 385.


Francisco Puelles - Born at Zacatecas; age, 32; Religious, 16; among the faithful, 18; among pagans, 4.*

Jose Manuel Pedrajo - Born at Ojocaliente; age, 36; Religious, 16; among faithful, 7; among pagans, 7.

Manuel Julio Silva - Born at Zacatecas; age, 60; Religious, 44; among the faithful, 45; among the pagans, 4.*

Mariano Velasco - Born at Guadalajara, Guad.; age, 38; Religious, 16; among the faithful, 13; among the pagans, 2.

Antonio Garavito - Born at Guadalajara. [No further details.]

Manuel Gaitan - Born at Ojocaliente; age, 660.

PP. Francisco Garza - Formerly of the Discretoria [Discreto]; former Lector of Theology; re-appointed Discreto (now absent, 1797); attached to missions of Sonora; born at San Cosme, Guadalajara.

Jose Maria Saenz - Born at Villa de San Ramon, Calahorra. [Spain].

Jose Francisco Jaudenes - Born at Valencia [Spain]

Jose Maria Delgadillo - Born at Altlanpatepeque, Puebla.


Oberste's Note:  "There seems to be an unexplainable discrepancy between the stated number of years in religion as contrasted with the combined years of labor among the faithful and pagans."



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