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Daughters of Charity

 
 
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Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), March 27, 2020
1. Daughters of Charity Marker
Inscription.  
Saint Louise de Marillac
Saint Vincent de Paul
Cofounders

Mother Etienne Hall
1st Visitatrix, Province of U.S.

Daughters of Charity

Paris, France
29 November 1633

The Charity of Jesus
crucified impels us.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkChurches & ReligionWomen. A significant historical date for this entry is November 29, 1633.
 
Location. 39° 41.826′ N, 77° 19.564′ 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); Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton (1774-1821) (a few steps from this marker); Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stone House
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(within shouting 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 Saint Vincent de Paul (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bells of St. Joseph's Valley (within shouting distance of this marker); Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati (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 137 times since then and 20 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on March 27, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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