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Katherine Russell (1829 - 1898):
Sister of Mercy


Katherine Russell was born in Ballybot, near Newry, County Down, and was educated in Belfast and Kinsale. She was a pioneer Sister of Mercy in California, and in 1854 became Mother Superior in San Francisco, where she was instrumental in founding hospitals and convents. She died there. [Biography by Reverend Matthew Russell]

Born: 1829
Died: 1898
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