Changes in Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions

in Tonga

Tonga
DateAscendingChange
1842.08.23Apostolic Vicariate of Central Oceania was established (from Apostolic Vicariate of Western Oceania)
1937.04.13Apostolic Vicariate of Central Oceania was renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Tonga Islands
1957.03.22Apostolic Vicariate of Tonga Islands was renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Tonga Islands and Niue
1966.06.21Apostolic Vicariate of Tonga Islands and Niue was promoted as Diocese of Tonga (lost territory to Diocese of Rarotonga and without ecclesiastical province)
1972.05.13Diocese of Tonga lost territory to Diocese of Rarotonga

as of 2022.08.03

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