Thursday 01 February 1990
Mercy schools in Western Samoa devastated by cyclone Ofa
February 01, 2007

Catholic Education an Irish Schools Trust Charter signed.

February 01, 2007

CEIST - Catholic Education an Irish Schools Trust launched. 70 + Mercy Secondary Schools included.

February 01, 1840

Bishop Thomas Walsh invites Catherine to Handsworth, Birmingham.

February 01, 1875

Foundation to Stanthorpe from Brisbane - M Agnes White

February 01, 1868

Great fire at St Xavier's, Pittsburgh

February 02, 1994

Foundation to Howden, Yorkshire from Endsleigh, Hull.

February 02, 2008

Foundation of Convent of Mercy Ardee from Convent of Mercy Dundalk

February 02, 1972

Auckland Mercy Sisters open Paul VI College in Leulumoega, Samoa. Sister Judith Leydon is the first Principal.

February 02, 1879

Foundation to Buttervant from Charleville, Co Cork

February 02, 1965

Foundation to Pumakos, Papua New Guinea from North Sydney

February 03, 1966

Carisbrooke, Isle of Wight closed and house opened at Newport instead.

February 03, 1970

Foundation to Negrie, Papua New Guinea from Townsville

February 04, 1840

Bishop Thomas Walsh writes to John Hardman sharing his plans to ask for Sisters for Birmingham.

February 04, 1923

Northeast wing of St Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan opened increasing capacity to 200 beds. Corporate name changed from St Joseph Sanitarium to St Joseph Mercy Hospital.

February 05, 1960

Goulburn Sisters began Motor Mission - M Regina Thompson, M Eymard Cusack

February 05, 1851

Foundation to Little Rock, Arkansas from Naas - M de Sales O'Keefe.

February 05, 1906

M Magdalen Kirwin died, Golden Bridge (Superior at Baggot St 1864-70)

February 06, 1844

Foundation to Nottingham from St Mary's, Handsworth - Sr Angela Borini.

February 06, 2013

500th issue of Mercy E-News is published

February 06, 1862

Branch house opened at Parnell

February 07, 1865

Foundation to Doon, Co Limerick from Kinsale - M Augustine Hickey

February 07, 1890

Foundation to Yarrawonga, Victoria from Wexford - M Ignatius Walsh

February 08, 1902

Foundation to Shepparton from Bendigo - M Berchmans Flannery

February 08, 1979

Mission to King Island from Melbourne - M Camillus O'Kane