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Birth: 1800

Death: 1851

Beatified By: October 7, 2001 by Pope John Paul II


Émilie Gamelin was a Canadian social worker and Roman Catholic nun. She is best known as the founder and first superior of the Sisters of Providence. In 2001 she was beatified by Pope John Paul II.


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