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Wheelwright, Esther [name in religion Marie-Joseph de l’Enfant Jésus; known as Mother Esther]locked

(1696–1780)
  • Ann M. Little

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Wheelwright, Esther [name in religion Marie-Joseph de l’Enfant Jésus; known as Mother Esther] (1696–1780), captive and Ursuline nun, was the fourth of eleven children born to John Wheelwright and his wife Mary, neé Snell. She was born in the town of ...

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