Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton

1st American-born Saint Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton Full Name: Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton
Nationality: American

Profession: 1st American-born Saint
Why Famous: Foundress and first superior of the Sisters of Charity in the United States.

Born: August 28, 1774
Star Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: NYC, New York, USA

Died: January 4, 1821 (aged 46)
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis

Historical Events in the Life of Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton

  • 1975-09-14 Mother Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton canonized as 1st US-born saint by Pope Paul VI