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Grey Nuns


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A name given to Sisters of Charity in various countries. The best known are those founded by Madame d'Youville (Ven. Marie-Marguerite Dufrost de Lajemmerais) at Montreal in 1737 as a small community of ladies who devoted themselves to the care of the sick.

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