Mother Mary Amadeus of the Heart of Jesus; Sarah Theresa Dunne

Ursuline missionary among the Indians, born Akron, Ohio, 1846; died Seattle, Washington, 1920. Elected superior at Toledo, 1874, she founded twelve Indian missions in Montana and the missions of Yukon Delta, Saint Michaels, and Valdez, in Alaska, and was appointed provincial superior of the northern United States.

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