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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Marguerite D’Youville Plaque (St. Mary's Road, Winnipeg)

Located on the walking trail along the Red River behind St. Boniface Hospital, this plaque describes the life of Montreal’s Sisters of Charity “Grey Nuns” founder Marguerite D’Youville (1701-1771), the first Canadian-born saint.

Marguerite D’Youville Plaque

Marguerite D’Youville Plaque (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88338, W97.12778
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum (494 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg)


St. Boniface Cathedral, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 26 February 2021

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