Theodore Guerin Death, Bio

Name Theodore Guerin
Date of Birth October 2, 1798
Place of Birth France

Theodore Guerin


Theodore Guerin was born on October 2, 1798 in France. She died on May 14, 1856 (age 57). The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods were an order of Catholic nuns that were established in 1840 by a French nun named Marie de la Providence.

After reaching the age of 25, she entered a convent. In the year 1840, she and five other sisters made the journey from France to Indiana, where they established a number of different schools and missions. Laurent Guurin, her father, served as an officer in the French Navy under the leadership of Napoleon Bonaparte.

Theodore Guerin

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