Saturday 20 July 1991
Founding of the Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas - first president, Doris Gottemoeller
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August 28, 1929

Please change your calendar: Amalgamation Day is August 28, 1929, NOT August 28 as in the calendar

August 28, 1929

Amalgamation of nine Mercy Provinces in the USA

August 28, 1993

Albury Sisters, New South Wales, moved from original convent into units

August 28, 1843

Foundation to Liverpool from Baggot St - M Liguori Gibson

August 28, 1929

5000+ Sisters of Mercy in the United States formed the Sisters of Mercy of the Union

August 28, 1928

Responsibility for Hammond, Indiana Institutions assumed by Grand Rapids Community - M Alphonsus Lefevre, M Reginald Dexter

August 29, 1983

Foundation to Kipkelion, Ireland from Kerry Union

August 29, 1882

Convent opened in Boorowa, New South Wales from Goulburn

August 30, 1924

Foundation to Great Neck, Long Island from Wilkes-Barre - M John Dowd

August 30, 1879

Death of M Cecilia Xavier Maguire, Superior Baggot St 1854-58, Foundress of Geelong

August 30, 1866

Convent at Douglas, Isle of Man founded from Liverpool.

August 31, 1875

10 Sisters from Ennis, Ireland arrived in Singleton, Australia to establish a new Convent.

August 31, 1875

Foundation to Singleton from Ennis - M Stanislaus Kenny

September 01, 1984

Opening of C McAuley Centre for Women, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

September 01, 1869

Foundation to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania from Chicago - M Clare Grace

September 01, 1959

Foundation to Rockledge, Florida from Limerick - M Columba Moran

September 01, 1899

Foundation to Whitstable, Kent from Bermondsey - Sr Camillus Dempsey.

September 01, 2009

The Mercy Law Resource Centre was opened in Dublin to provide free legal advice to homeless persons

September 01, 1887

Foundation to Deniliquin, New South Wales from Albury - M Bridget Hilly

September 01, 1984

Opening of Gurteen Daycare Centre, Co Sligo

September 02, 1984

Foundation to Chepareria from Cloyne

September 02, 1920

Opening of Secondary School, Ballinasloe, Co Galway

September 02, 1983

Institute of Our Lady of Mercy formed.

September 03, 1926

Mission to New Mexico from Grand Rapids