Thursday 16 July 1959
12 Sisters from Brooklyn arrive in Panama to begin their work
SUBMIT A MERCY FACT
March 02, 1945

Original Pugin designed convent in Bermondsey destroyed by bomb.

March 02, 1905

Death of M Ignatius Croke, Foundress of Bathhurst, from Charleville

March 02, 1907

Destruction by fire of Mt St Mary motherhouse, North Plainfield, New Jersey

March 02, 1907

Foundation to Terang, Victoria from Warrnambool - M Magdalen McDonnell

March 02, 1861

Foundation to Commercial Rd, London from Tullamore - M Evangelist Daly, M Angela Gilsenen

March 04, 1897

Death of M de Sales Meagher, Foundress of Cooktown, Cairns, from Dungarvan, Co Waterford

March 06, 1857

Foundation to Melbourne, Victoria from Perth, Western Australia - M Ursula Frayne

March 06, 1996

Opening of Mercy Family Care Centre, Waterloo, Sydney

March 07, 1961

The foundation stone for the new St Mary's Convent in Wellington was blessed. Sisters took up residence in 1963

March 08, 2004

International Women's Day

March 09, 1894

Foundation to Stanton, Texas from San Francisco - M Berchmans Kast

March 09, 1874

Foundation to Carrick-on-Suir from Wexford - M Borgia Corcoran

March 09, 1848

Death of M Xavier Tiernan, first American to enter

March 10, 1890

Foundation to Gore from Carrick-on-Suir - M Brigid Murtagh

March 10, 1892

Death of M Vincent Whitty, Foundress of Brisbane, Queensland

March 11, 1902

Death of M Catherine Hughes, Auckland, last member of foundation group

March 11, 1837

Death of M Rose Lube at Baggot St

March 12, 1851

Foundation of St. Xavier Convent by Mother Frances Warde, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

March 12, 1851

Foundation of St. Xavier Convent by Mother Frances Warde, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

March 12, 1910

Death of M Stanislaus Kenny, Foundress Singleton, New South Wales - from Ennis

March 12, 1881

Foundation to Providence, Rhode Island from Pittsburgh - M Frances Warde

March 14, 1992

Final profession of Angelina Mitre, first in Panama

March 15, 1947

Candidates accepted for South Africa

March 15, 1894

Death of M Baptist MacDonnell, Buenos Aires (refounded there from Australia 1890)