Who were the Nuns?

A Prosopographical study of the English Convents in exile 1600-1800

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Mary Heton, in religion Mary.
Died: 7 Apr 1713 in Bruges, aged 86.

father: Richard Heaton Esq of Norwich, Norfolk
mother: Elizabeth Heaton of Lancs

Augustinians, Bruges choir nun.
She was clothed 29 May 1656.

She professed 11 Jun 1657.

Sub-Prioress 1699 - 1710

She was the kinswoman of Elizabeth Anderton, Alethea Anderton, Ann Standish.

uncle: Rev John Heaton SJ

Sources: CR; Bruges Annals I: 70, 73, 302-3.


Did her novitiate with Theresians of Antwerp, but joined the Augustinians instead. (not listed there)