Francophone Women and Religious Orders Before 1940

CATHOLIC WOMEN RELIGIOUS ORDERS (NUNS) WHO TAUGHT IN BILINGUAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN FRANCO-ALBERTAN COMMUNITIES BEFORE 1940

illes de Jésus ou Filles Compagnes de Jésus (Faithful Companions of Jesus)  Filles de Jésus ou Filles Compagnes de Jésus (Faithful Companions of Jesus)

BEAUMONT CATHOLIC PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 741

Location:  Section 27, Township 50, Range 24, W 4 Meridian, Beaumont, AB.

This school district was organized September 9, 1902.  The preliminary list in this section identifies the names of 8 Filles de Jésus who taught in the Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 before 1940.

Soeur Alberta Marie (Germaine Boisvert)

  • Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 (1947-1957)
  • Also taught at Thibault Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 35 (1932-1936), and Plamondon S.D. No. 2696 (1937-1939)
  • Soeur Elizabeth Marie (M. Morvan)
  • Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 (1937-1942)
  • Also taught at Thibault Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 35 (1930-1935)
  • Soeur Marie Solange de Jésus (Jeanne Jan)
  • Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 (1957-1958)
  • Also taught at Thibault Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 35 (1939-1943)
  • Soeur  Marie St. Osmanne (M.A. Guillemot)  Brevet élémentaire de France
  • Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 (1932-1936)
  • Also taught at Mission de Lac la Biche (1937-1938), and St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 18 (1939-1940)

Soeur  Marie Ste. Tharcienne (M.L. Bonneur)

  • Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 (1946-1948)
  • Also taught at Thibault Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 35 (1936-1938), and Couvent de Notre Dame Morinville (1904-1938)

Soeur Marie Ste Winnifred (Helen Fortier)

  • Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 (1943-1946)
  • Also taught at Thibault Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 35 (1912-1930), Couvent de Notre Dame, Morinville (1936), and Plamondon S.D. No. 2696 (1936-1939)

Soeur R. Tellier (Rebecca Tellier)

  • Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 (1932-1936)
  • Soeur Ste. Célina-Marie  Educated in Morinville, AB
  • Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 (1932-1945)

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Franco-Albertan Catholic Women With Religious Orders

CATHOLIC WOMEN RELIGIOUS ORDERS (NUNS) WHO TAUGHT IN BILINGUAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN FRANCO-ALBERTAN COMMUNITIES BEFORE 1940

Franco-Albertan Catholic Women With Religious Orders before 1940PART II

The list below provides links to 18 rural bilingual school districts in Alberta where 164 Catholic nuns belonging to 7 different religious orders taught school before 1940.

Filles de Jésus ou Filles Compagnes de Jésus (Faithful Companions of Jesus)

  • Beaumont Catholic Public S.D. No. 741 (Beaumont, AB)
  • Plamondon S.D. No. 2696 (Plamondon, AB)
  • St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 18 (Pincher Creek, AB)
  • Thibault Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 35 (Morinville, AB)

Filles de la Sagesse (Daughters of Wisdom)

  • North Red Deer Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 17 (Red Deer, AB)

Soeurs de l’Assomption de la Sainte-Vierge Marie de Nicolet (Sisters of the Assumption of Holy Mary of Nicolet)

  • Arctic S.D. No. 1989 (St.Vincent, AB)
  • Bonnyville S.D. No. 2665 (Bonnyville, AB)
  • St. Paul S.D. No. 2228 (St. Paul, AB)

Sœurs de la Charité d’Évron (Sisters of Charity of our Lady of Evron)

  • Bonnyville S.D. No. 2665 (Bonnyville, AB)
  • Pontmain Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 20 (Trochu, AB)

Sœurs de la Ste. Croix (Sisters of the Holy Cross)

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (Donnelly, AB)
  • Falher Consolidated S.D. No. 69 (Falher, AB)
  • Lafond S.D. No. 3304 (Lafond, AB)
  • St. Aubin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 24 (Chauvin, AB)
  • Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 28 (Fort Kent, AB)

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

  • Guy Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 30 (Guy, AB)
  • St. Martin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 16 (Vegreville, AB)

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

  • Legal S.D. No. 847 (Legal, AB)

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