José Joaquin Jimeno (1804 – 1856) was a Spanish missionary to the
Jimeno is known to have traveled with Father Mariano Payeras to San Jacinto, a distant rancho of Mission San Luis
Rey de Francia in September 1821. He also appears in an
1836 sketch of Mission San Gabriel Arcángel.
From 1838 to 1844 he held the position of
of the California mission chain
of Vicáreo Foraneo
to the bishop.