Thursday 16 July 1959
12 Sisters from Brooklyn arrive in Panama to begin their work
April 09, 1990

Catherine McAuley declared Venerable by Pope John Paul 11

April 09, 1989

Mater Misericordiae Hospital in Dunedin changes its name to Mercy Hospital.

April 10, 1850

First orphanage established, St Patrick's, Auckland

April 10, 1937

Opening of St Anne's Mercy Hospital, Mt Lawley, Western Australia

April 10, 1837

Foundation to Carlow from Baggot St - Catherine McAuley

April 11, 1861

Foundation to Longford from Baggot St - M Bernard Maguire

April 11, 1827

Mary Ann Doyle offered her services as a helper at Baggot St

April 12, 1853

Opening of House of Mercy for Maori women, Auckland

April 13, 1849

M de Sales (Lady Barbara) Eyre died, London

April 13, 1846

Foundation to New York from Baggot St - M Agnes O'Connor

April 13, 1915

Convent opened in Finley, New South Wales from Albury - M Catherine Dwyer

April 13, 1964

Foundation made to Yeadon, Leeds from Hunslet, Leeds - Sr Madeleine Searson.

April 14, 1938

Death of M Joseph Callen, Foundress of Broken Hill, New South Wales

April 14, 1878

Foundation to Moyderwell from St John's, Balloonagh, Tralee

April 14, 1871

Foundation to Grass Valley, California - M Evangelista Kidgell

April 14, 1930

Death of Mother Evangelist Costello of Guernsey, Channel Islands in Alnwick, Northumberland.

April 15, 1916

Death of Mother Camillus Dempsey, foundress of Whitstable Convent, Kent from Bermondsey.

April 15, 1847

Opening of Benevolent Institution for Aboriginal Children, Perth, Western Australia

April 15, 1850

Opening of first Mercy school, Auckland

April 17, 1958

Mercy Secretarial High School opened, Albany - M Renee Hosey

April 18, 1906

St Mary's Hospital, San Francisco destroyed in earthquake and fire

April 18, 1898

House opened in Mornington, Victoria from Fitzroy - M Bernard Whyte

April 19, 1844

Foundation to Kinsale from Limerick - M Francis Bridgeman

April 19, 1927

St Patrick's Cathedral Secondary School Aotearoa New Zealand was opened and blessed.