Sisters of Charity of Montreal Gray Nuns and Francophone Education

Soeurs Grises ou Soeurs de la Charité de MontréalCATHOLIC WOMEN RELIGIOUS ORDERS (NUNS) WHO TAUGHT IN BILINGUAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN FRANCO-ALBERTAN COMMUNITIES BEFORE 1940

Soeurs Grises ou Soeurs de la Charité de Montréal
(Grey Nuns or Sisters of Charity of Montreal)

LEGAL SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 1738
Location: Section 2, Township 57, Range 25, W 4 Meridian, Legal, AB
This school district was established December 14, 1907. The Soeurs Grises arrived in Legal in 1920 and opened a boarding school and a convent in 1923 (Couvent du Sacré-Coeur). The preliminary list in this section identifies the names of 13 Soeurs Grises who taught in the Legal S.D. No. 1738 before 1940.

Soeur Arcand Educated in St. Albert and Legal, AB

  • Legal S.D. No. 173 (1938-1939)

Soeur Belley Educated at Legal, AB, attended the Calgary Normal School, AB

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1934-1939)

Soeur Blanchette Educated in Gaspésie, PQ, and studied with the Fidèles
Compagnes de Jésus, Lafond, AB

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1938)

*Soeur Corriveau

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1928)

*Soeur Costello

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1928)

Soeur Germaine Côté Studied with the Soeurs Grises, attended the Calgary Normal
School, AB

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1928-1933; 1937-1939) Principal (1928)

Soeur Grégoire Studied with the Soeurs de l’Assomption de Spencer, Mass., attended
the Calgary Normal School, AB

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1925-1936) Principal

Soeur Laforce Educated in Legal, AB, and at the Separate School 103e Street,
Edmonton, AB

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1937)

Soeur Langlois Studied with the Soeurs de la Congrégation de Notre-Dame, St. Jean
d’Iberville, PQ

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1930-1934) Superior

Soeur Lapointe B.A. Université de Montréal and in 1936 was preparing her M.A.

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1936-1938)

Soeur Lemire Studied with the Soeurs de Jésus-Marie, Gravelbourg, SK, and attended
Normal School in Saskatchewan.

Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1931-1938)

Soeur Marguerite Marie Côté

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1939) Principal

Soeur Métivier

  • Legal S.D. No. 1738 (1938-1939) Superior

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Vegreville Francophone Schools Before 1940

Sœur Charles de la ProvidenceCATHOLIC WOMEN RELIGIOUS ORDERS (NUNS) WHO TAUGHT IN BILINGUAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN FRANCO-ALBERTAN COMMUNITIES BEFORE 1940

Soeurs de la Providence de St. Brieux (Daughters of Providence)

ST. MARTIN ROMAN CATHOLIC PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 16
Location: Vegreville, AB
This school district was organized in 1906. The preliminary list in this section identifies the names of 10 Soeurs de la Providence de St. Brieux who taught at St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 before 1940.

Soeur Adélaide
St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S. D. No. 16 (1907; 1938-1939)

Soeur Charles de la Providence

  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1940) Superior
  • Also taught at Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1932-1937)

Soeur Jean du Calvaire

  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1936)

*Soeur Madeleine

  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1907)

Soeur Marie de Bethleem

  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1938-1940)

Soeur Marie-Théophane

  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1938-1940)

Soeur St. Alain

  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1937-1940)

*Soeur St. Léonard

  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1907)

Soeur Ste. Agnès

  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1936-1938)

Soeur Thérèse-Marie

  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1937)

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Soeurs de la Providence de St. Brieux School District 30 Before 1940

Sœur Charles de la Providence   CATHOLIC WOMEN RELIGIOUS ORDERS (NUNS) WHO TAUGHT IN BILINGUAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN FRANCO-ALBERTAN COMMUNITIES BEFORE 1940

Soeurs de la Providence de St. Brieux (Daughters of Providence)

GUY ROMAN CATHOLIC SEPARATE SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 30
Location: Township 77-78, Range 19-20, W 4 Meridian, Guy, AB
The school district was established July 12, 1930, and in 1931 the Soeurs de la Providence arrived to teach at the school. The preliminary list in this section identifies the names of 9 Soeurs de la Providence de St. Brieux who taught in the Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 before 1940.

*Sœur Béatrice de la Croix

  • Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1938)

Sœur Charles de la Providence University Diploma, Mont Ste. Marie, PQ

  • Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1933-1937)
  • Also taught at St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (1940) Superior

Soeur Denise-Hélène

  • Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1938-1939)

Soeur Germaine-Monique Educated by the Soeurs de l’Assomption, Ste. Agathe de
Laval, PQ

  • Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1938-1939)

Soeur Jean de Gethsémani
Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1933-1939) Principal (1938-1939)

*Soeur Jean Placide (Leblanc)
Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1931-1932)

Soeur Louis-Omer (Noëlla Leblanc) From Donnelly, AB, Educated at Grouard, AB

  • Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1932-1937) Principal

*Soeur Marie du Cénacle

  • Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1931-1932)

Soeur Yvonne de Jésus Educated in Sherbrook, PQ

  • Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (1936-1937)

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