Jeanne Mance Biography

Jeanne Mance was a French nurse and settler of New France. She arrived in New France two years after the Ursuline Nuns came to Quebec. Among the founders of Montreal, Canada in 1642, she established its first hospital, the Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal, in 1645. She returned twice to France to seek financial support for the hospital. After providing most of the care directly for years, in 1657 she recruited three sisters of the Religious Hospitallers of St. Joseph, and continued to direct operations of the hospital. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Jeanne Mance
Profession:
Nun, Nurse
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
November 12, 1606
Astrological Sign:
Scorpio
Date of Death:
June 18, 1673
Age at Death:
66
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