1656 - April 17, 1680
By: Pope John Paul II
Canonized By: On 10/21/2012
Pope Benedict XVI
was born near the town of Auriesville, New York, in the year
1656, the daughter of a Mohawk warrior. She was four years old
when her mother died of smallpox.
St Joseph and St Martha parishes were active Churches within the Detroit Archdiocese.
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