Tuesday 04 July 1916
Union of Sisters of Mercy, Cloyne
SUBMIT A MERCY FACT
August 23, 1868

Foundation to Belturbet from Bolton - M Bernard Geraghty

August 24, 1858

Foundation to Cincinnati, Ohio from Kinsale - M Teresa Maher

August 24, 1959

Foundation to Florida from Wexford - M Dominic Sinnott

August 24, 1878

Foundation to Orange, New South Wales from Bathurst - M Bernard Sheehy

August 24, 1849

Foundation to Garnet Hill, Glasglow from Limerick

August 25, 1959

Foundation to Napa, California from Loughrea, Co Galway

August 25, 1950

Foundation to Kojonup, West Perth

August 25, 1878

Mission to Passamaquoddy, Indiana, Old Town, from Manchester, New Hampshire

August 26, 1959

Foundation to Lemoore, California from Ennis (withdrew 1991)

August 26, 1958

Foundation to Biloxi from Birr

August 26, 1878

Foundation to Valley Falls, Rhode Island from Providence

August 27, 1875

Foundation to Blenheim from Wellington - Sisters M. Patricia Coakley, Benignus Hall and Alacoque Doyle

August 27, 1941

Foundation to San Juan, Puerto Rico from Pittsburgh

August 27, 1906

Opening of St Joseph's Girls' Orphanage, Goulburn

August 28, 1929

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

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, 1928

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

August 28, 1843

Foundation to Liverpool from Baggot St - M Liguori Gibson

August 29, 1983

Foundation to Kipkelion, Ireland from Kerry Union

August 29, 1882

Convent opened in Boorowa, New South Wales from Goulburn

August 30, 1866

Convent at Douglas, Isle of Man founded from Liverpool.

August 30, 1879

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

August 30, 1924

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