Sisters of the Past

Sister Sebastian Sarah McLaughlin

Profiled July 2013

25 July 1883 17 April 1918

Patea, in the North Island of New Zealand, was the birthplace for Sarah McLaughlin, on 25 July 1883.

Sarah entered the Sisters of St Joseph, Whanganui on the 20 January 1904.  She was professed on 1 January 1905 and took the religious name of Sebastian.

Sister Sebastian died on 17 April 1918, aged 35 years.  She was buried in the Hastings Cemetery.

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