Thursday 16 July 1959
12 Sisters from Brooklyn arrive in Panama to begin their workSUBMIT A MERCY FACT
Foundation to Carisbrooke from Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Foundation to Stanford le Hope, Essex from Wanstead, East London.
Foundation to Stanford le Hope from Wanstead, London
Opening of Mater Infirmorum Hospital, Belfast - M Magdalen Malone
Death of Mother Ignatius McQuoin, Liverpool Foundress of North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Foundation made to Douglas, Isle of Man from Liverpool.
Foundation to Lancaster from Liverpool (closed July 1928)
Opening of Claremont Hospital, Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
Foundation to Goondiwindi, Queensland from Brisbane - M Albert
Foundation to Meriden from Ennis - M Teresa Perry
M Elizabeth Harley (professed with Catherine '31) died, Baggot St
Sisters asked to take care of cholera victims, Townsend St Centre, Dublin
Birth of Juliana Hardman, first Superior of St Mary's Convent, Handsworth.
Foundation to Euroa, Victoria from Rosanna - M Assumpta Barry
Convent opened in Beaumont, Dublin
Foundation to Mohill, Co Leitrim from Longford - M Aloysius Martin
Birth of Catherine's youngest brother, James William McAuley
First profession in New York - M Vincent Haire (Foundress, Brooklyn 1855)
Foundation to Kinvara Co Clare
Union of Sisters of Mercy, Kerry - M Philomena Harrington
Foundation to Gympie, Queensland from Brisbane - M Stanislaus
Opening of Mercy Hospital, Albury, New South Wales - M Hugh Berrell
Death of Catherine's nephew, James McAuley
Death of M Regis Murray, Foundress of Reefton