Saturday 13 June 1840
Mary Bourke, postulant died, Galway
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June 13, 1859

Bishop Jean Baptiste Pompallier hands over 18 acres of his Ponsonby, Auckland property to the Sisters of Mercy to build St Mary's Convent.

June 14, 1861

Sr Bernard Dickson and founding party arrived in Wellington, New Zealand.

June 14, 1861

Foundation to Wellington from Auckland - M Bernard Dickson

June 14, 1841

M Clare Moore returned from Bermondsey foundation, MC Agnew in charge

June 14, 1992

Opening of new Rehabilitation Centre, Athy, Co Kildare - M Consilio Fitzgerald

June 15, 1898

Ministry began in workhouse, Mullingar, Co Westmeath - M Raphael O’Reilly

June 16, 1888

Death in Warrnambool of M Philomena Maguire, Foundress from Baggot St/Belfast

June 16, 1874

Boarding/day school opened, East Providence, Rhode Island - M Juliana Purcell

June 17, 1896

Death of Jessie McAuley, wife of Willie, Catherine's nephew, Colac, Victoria

June 17, 1847

Death of M Joseph Nugent, professed Newfoundland 1843

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June 17, 1881

Sisters began ministry in workhouse, Birr

June 18, 1849

Foundation to Cheadle, Staffordshire, England from Carlow.

June 19, 1932

Death of M Alacoque Ryan, Foundress of Mansfield - Lilydale, Victoria

June 20, 1888

Foundation to Borrisokane, Co. Tipperary from Birr - M de Pazzi Fitzgerald

June 20, 1854

Foundation to Nenagh from Birr - M Anastasia Beckett

June 20, 1911

Foundation to Rosslare from Wexford - M Agnes Maguire

June 20, 1824

Catherine leased property on the corner of Baggot St and Herbert St, Dublin

June 21, 1940

Evacuation of school children from Cordier Hill, Guernsey, Channel Islands during WWII.

June 21, 1853

Foundation to Downpatrick from Belfast - M Aloysius Brady

June 22, 1927

Death of M Clare Dunphy, Foundress of Parramatta, from Callan

June 23, 1879

Foundation to Leeds from Bermondsey - Sr Benedict Joseph Meyer.

June 24, 1942

Wellington experienced a major earthquake. The brick Convent at Brougham Street was severely damaged. None of the Sisters were harmed.

June 24, 1888

Foundation to Midhurst from Brighton

June 24, 1888

Foundation to Cooktown, Queensland from Dungarvan - M de Sales Meagher