Friday 17 June 1881
Sisters began ministry in workhouse, Birr
SUBMIT A MERCY FACT
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

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, 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 20, 1854

Foundation to Nenagh from Birr - M Anastasia Beckett

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 St John Baptist, Tralee from Killarney - M Elizabeth O'Riordan

June 24, 1888

Foundation to Midhurst from Brighton

June 24, 1888

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

June 25, 1967

Foundation to Chimbote, Peru from Pittsburgh

June 25, 1863

Foundation to Oldham, Lancashire from Barnsley, Yorkshire - Sr Angela Borini and four Sisters.

June 26, 1959

Motor Mission begun by Brisbane Sisters - M Dolores Lyne

June 26, 1872

Death of M Philomena Dwyer, diarist of foundation to Auckland

June 26, 1855

Foundation to Newry, Co Down from Kinsale - M Catherine O'Connor

June 27, 1960

Final profession of first Maori Sister, Elizabeth Ihaka

June 27, 1856

Foundation to St Louis from New York - M Magdalen de Pazzi Bentley

June 28, 1923

Aldeburgh Convent, Suffolk founded from Abingdon, Berkshire, England - Sr Francis Boulger.