Format

Contribution to a Book

Book Title

European Immigrant Women in the United States: A Biographical Dictionary

First Page

115

Last Page

116

Editor

Judy Barrett Litoff and Judith McDonnell

Files

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Description

Catherine Adelaide Goemaere, born to artisan parents (cooper and "tricoteuse") on 20 March 1809, in Warneton, a small Belgian town on the modern French-Belgian border, was the foundress of the first group of women religious in the newly created state of California.

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ISBN

978-0788196744

Publication Date

1994

Publisher

Garland Publishing

City

New York, New York

Series

Biographical dictionaries of minority women

Keywords

Catherine Adelaide Goemaere, Mary of the Cross, Dominicans, California History

Disciplines

European History | History of Religion | United States History | Women's History

Comments

Pre-print of the published article

Goemaere, Mary of the Cross


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