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Sister May Xavier

Sister Mary Xavier died at St. Mary's of the Woods, Terre Haute, aged 77 years. She was the last one of the seven French women who founded the Order of Sisters of Providence there in 1842. The order now has 700 teachers in parochial schools in the cities of the country and owns property valued at from $7,000,000 to $8,000,000.

Newspaper: The Westchester Tribune
Date of Publication: February 20, 1897
Volume Number: 13
Issue Number: 45
Page: 5
Column(s): 4

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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