Maria Dierick

First NameMaria
Middle Name
Last NameDierick
Date of birth7 November 1858
GenderFemale
ProfessionAbbess of the Poor Clares Colettines in Nieuwpoort
LanguagesFrench, Flemish
Arrival in the UKJanuary 1915
Departure from the UKFebruary 1919
NotesOne of the religious (Catholic) sisters of the Poor Clares of Nieuwpoort. Fifteen of the sisters and their abbess found refuge in Dublin at the convent of the Poor Clares Colettines of Saint Damian's Wonnybrook, of the same religious order. This sister was the abbess. Source: Nieupoort town archives ; Edward Vermeulen, "Dagboek van een Banneling" (Trans: "Diary of an exile", book); Input by Peter Vandenabeele
Belgian Addresses
  • Recollettenstraat 7, Nieuwpoort, Belgium
UK Addresses
  • Dublin, Ireland

Recollettenstraat 7, Nieuwpoort, Belgium

Dublin, Ireland