Who were the Nuns?

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

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Elizabeth Hunt, in religion Mary Joseph.
Born: 1764 in East Lulworth, Dorset.
Died: 10 Aug 1794 in Brussels, aged 27.

father: George Hunt of Dorset
mother: Marie Fooks

Dominicans, Brussels choir nun.

She professed 9 Jun 1789, aged 22. Her dowry was £200 stock. [examination]

Sources: AMdombx-1: 54; Brussels Dominicans Profession Book: 229; Brussels Dominicans Council Book: 237.



Spent four years as a novice