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Apolinaria Lorenzana

  • Aired: 09/17/2013
  • 10:00
  • Rating: NR
Apolinaria Lorenzana was an orphan, sent to California from Mexico in 1800 to help Spain's efforts to populate the region. After Mexico won independence from Spain, Apolinaria became a Rachera, and the padres at Mission San Diego de Alcala awarded her two ranches for her years of service and devotion.
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