Saturday 20 July 1991
Founding of the Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas - first president, Doris GottemoellerSUBMIT A MERCY FACT
Please change your calendar: Amalgamation Day is August 28, 1929, NOT August 28 as in the calendar
Amalgamation of nine Mercy Provinces in the USA
Albury Sisters, New South Wales, moved from original convent into units
Foundation to Liverpool from Baggot St - M Liguori Gibson
5000+ Sisters of Mercy in the United States formed the Sisters of Mercy of the Union
Responsibility for Hammond, Indiana Institutions assumed by Grand Rapids Community - M Alphonsus Lefevre, M Reginald Dexter
Foundation to Kipkelion, Ireland from Kerry Union
Convent opened in Boorowa, New South Wales from Goulburn
Foundation to Great Neck, Long Island from Wilkes-Barre - M John Dowd
Death of M Cecilia Xavier Maguire, Superior Baggot St 1854-58, Foundress of Geelong
Convent at Douglas, Isle of Man founded from Liverpool.
10 Sisters from Ennis, Ireland arrived in Singleton, Australia to establish a new Convent.
Foundation to Singleton from Ennis - M Stanislaus Kenny
Opening of C McAuley Centre for Women, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Foundation to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania from Chicago - M Clare Grace
Foundation to Rockledge, Florida from Limerick - M Columba Moran
Foundation to Whitstable, Kent from Bermondsey - Sr Camillus Dempsey.
The Mercy Law Resource Centre was opened in Dublin to provide free legal advice to homeless persons
Foundation to Deniliquin, New South Wales from Albury - M Bridget Hilly
Opening of Gurteen Daycare Centre, Co Sligo
Foundation to Chepareria from Cloyne
Opening of Secondary School, Ballinasloe, Co Galway
Institute of Our Lady of Mercy formed.
Mission to New Mexico from Grand Rapids