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New South Wales - Organisation

Sisters of Mercy, Wilcannia-Forbes Congregation (1890 - 2011)

From
1890
To
2011
Categories
Catholic and Religious Order
Alternative Names
  • Wilcannia-Forbes Sisters of Mercy

The Sisters of Mercy, Wilcannia-Forbes Congregation ran St Anne's Home, Broken Hill from 1898-1941. This congregation amalgamated with the Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea in 2011 and ceased to exist as an independent entity.

Timeline

 1890 - 2011 Sisters of Mercy, Wilcannia-Forbes Congregation
       2011 - Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea

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Sources used to compile this entry: Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea, Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia, 2011, http://institute.mercy.org.au/; Institute of Sisters of Mercy in Australia and Papua New Guinea: History, Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea, https://mercy.org.au/stories/beginning-with-catherine-mcauley/; Thinee, Kristy and Bradford, Tracy, Connecting Kin: Guide to Records, A guide to help people separated from their families search for their records [completed in 1998], New South Wales Department of Community Services, Sydney, New South Wales, 1998, http://nma.gov.au/blogs/inside/files/2011/02/connectkin_guide1.pdf; Yates, Ellen, 'Mother Paul Fielding', in Mercy International Association: Heritage, Mercy International Association, 2010, https://www.mercyworld.org/catherine/mercy-foundresses/mother-paul-fielding/.

Prepared by: Naomi Parry