Thursday 26 May 1887
Sisters of Mercy in Sacramento, California became an independent congregationSUBMIT A MERCY FACT
Albany motherhouse ravaged by fire
Death of novice M Aloysius Thorpe at Baggot St
Sisters invited to take charge of Hospital in Castletownbere, Co Cork
Mercy Pacific Hui held in Kaikoura.
Opening of St Catherine's Villa, Grafton - M Eymard Kennedy
Pittsburgh Sisters assume sponsorship of Holy Cross Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Sr.Patricia Bell, North Shields, England, enrolled first 8 children into Youth Mercy Associates.(YMA)
Opening of Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Sacramento, California
Dediction of St Catherine's Convent, Tralee
St Joseph's Church, Cordier Hill, Guernsey, Channel Islands designed by A W Pugin opened.
First Foundation of Sisters of Mercy in the Archdiocese of Westminster in Queen Square, Bloomsbury
7 Sisters evacuated from Alderney, Channel Islands join the Gravesend Sisters in Hartley, Kent.
M Catherine Gogarty professed Baggot St, died Perth 1846
Catherine's niece, M Anne Agnes professed, Baggot St
Mercy Sculpture Centre, in Melbourne, Australia, is officially opened - Sister Gael O'Leary
Union of Sisters of Mercy, Cloyne
Connecticut (Hartford) community became independent of Providence, Rhode Island – M Pauline Maher
Death of M Aloysia Strange, first Sister professed in the Americas
Death of M Liguori Gibson, Foundress of Liverpool
Death of Sr Evangelist Benson, Foundress of Derby Convent.
Foundation to Cork from Baggot St - M Clare Moore
The original 1864 buildings of St Mary's High School, Ponsonby are demolished. The new block is opened and named St Mary's College.
Foundation to Surry Hills, Sydney from Parramatta - M Columba Woodlock
Foundation to Iceland from Derry