Sedella, Antonio de. | Tulane University Special Collections
Name: Sedella, Antonio de.
Historical Note: Padre Antonio de Sedella (Pere Antoine) (1748-1829) was a Capuchin friar who served as parish priest in New Orleans from 1785-1790 and 1795-1805. He was sent to Louisiana as commissary of the Inquisition in 1779. He was pastor of St. Louis Cathedral during the period following the Louisiana Purchase.
Sources: Manuscripts Collection 764
Note Author: LAC Group