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Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth

 
 
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Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), March 27, 2020
1. Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth Marker
Inscription.  
Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
Foundress

Mother Mary Xavier Mehegan
Founding Mother

Sisters of Charity
of Saint Elizabeth

Convent Station, New Jersey
29 September 1859

Deus est Caritas

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkChurches & ReligionWomen. A significant historical date for this entry is September 29, 1859.
 
Location. 39° 41.809′ N, 77° 19.566′ W. Marker is in Emmitsburg, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from South Seton Avenue (Business U.S. 15) 1.7 miles north of Catoctin Mountain Highway (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 339 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg MD 21727, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill (a few steps from this marker); Sisters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul (a few steps from this marker); Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton (1774-1821) (within shouting distance of this marker); Daughters of Charity (within shouting
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distance of this marker); Sisters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul of New York (within shouting distance of this marker); Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bells of St. Joseph's Valley (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stone House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emmitsburg.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 27, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on March 27, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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