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Sisters of the Past

Sister Elizabeth Miss Gallagher

Profiled April 2013

10 February 1868 27 August 1931

Miss Gallagher was born in Greytown in the Wairarapa on 10 February 1868.

She entered the Sisters of St Joseph in Whanganui on 8 June 1899, and was professed as Sister Elizabeth on 4 February 1901.

Sister Elizabeth taught at the primary school in Victoria Avenue and was remembered as being very strict.

Sister Elizabeth died on 27 August 1931.  She was buried in the Heads Road Cemetery, Whanganui.

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