Seton, Saint Elizabeth Ann
Seton, Saint Elizabeth Ann
Biography of the founder of the Sisters of Charity in the United States

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  • Seton, Saint Elizabeth Ann — orig. Elizabeth Ann Bayley known as Mother Seton born Aug. 28, 1774, New York, N.Y. died Jan. 4, 1821, Emmitsburg, Md., U.S.; canonized Sept. 14, 1975; feast day January 4 U.S. religious leader and educator, the first native born U.S. citizen… …   Universalium

  • Seton,Saint Elizabeth Ann Bayley — Se·ton (sētʹn), Saint Elizabeth Ann Bayley. Known as “Mother Seton.” 1774 1821. American religious leader. A widowed mother of five, she converted to Catholicism (1805), opened a parochial school in Maryland, and founded a religious order, the… …   Universalium

  • Saint Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton — noun United States religious leader who was the first person born in the United States to be canonized (1774 1821) • Syn: ↑Seton, ↑Elizabeth Seton, ↑Mother Seton • Instance Hypernyms: ↑religious leader …   Useful english dictionary

  • Elizabeth Ann Seton — Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Foundress and Educator Born August 28, 1774(1774 08 28 …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Elizabeth — may refer to:*Saint Elizabeth (Biblical person), the mother of John the Baptist *Saint Elizabeth of Hungary (1207 ndash;1231) *Saint Elizabeth of Portugal (1271 ndash;1336) *Saint Elizabeth of Reute (1386 ndash;1420) *Saint Elizabeth the New… …   Wikipedia

  • Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton — Elizabeth Ann Seton Pour les articles homonymes, voir Seton. Sainte Elisabeth Ann Seton Fondatrice …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Elizabeth Ann Seton, Saint — • Biography of the founder of the Sisters of Charity in the United States Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Elizabeth Ann Seton — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Seton. Sainte Elisabeth Ann Seton Fondatrice Naissance 28 août 1774 New York Décès 4 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • St. Elizabeth Ann Seton —     St. Elizabeth Ann Seton     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Elizabeth Ann Seton     Foundress and first superior of the Sisters of Charity in the United States, b. in New York City, 28 Aug., 1774, of non Catholic parents of high position; d. at …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton — Basic information Location 333 South Seton Av Emmitsburg, Maryland, United States Affiliation Roman Catholic District Archdiocese of Baltimore Ecclesiastical or organizational status …   Wikipedia

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