Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
April 2005

L’Encyclopédie de l’histoire du Québec / The Quebec History Encyclopedia


Daughters of Mary of the Assumption


Daughters of Mary of the Assumption. This Congregation was founded in 1923 at Campbellton, New Brunswick, by Father Arthur Melanson, later bishop of Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan. The aim of this recent foundation is the Christian education of youth;, and the sisters conduct schools in New Brunswick and Quebec. The Congregation is composed of 70 members.

Source  : W. Stewart Wallace, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 180.

© 2005 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College