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Louise de Marillac was born probably at Ferrieres-en-Brie near Meux, France, on August 12, 1591. She was educated by the Dominican nuns at Poissy. She desired to become a nun but on the advice of her confessor, she married Antony LeGras, an official in the Queen's service, in 1613. After Antony's death in 1625, she met St. Vincent de Paul, who became her spiritual adviser. She devoted the rest of her life to working with him. She helped direct ... Continue Reading

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  1. Ellie
    3 years ago

    My middle name was Louise and until today in R.E I didnt even though there was a Saint called Louise. This is very interesting and I am glad Louise is my middle name. Is there anywere that tells us when she died? That would be very useful. Thankyou.

  2. Estherann McEwan
    3 years ago

    It is so great to read that after all these years people take her name as their confirmation name I lave her because I am from her blood line my mother was born a de Marillac.

  3. holly
    4 years ago

    i am having her as my confirmation name!!!!! she is sooo cool!!!

  4. Me
    4 years ago

    My best friend and i are both having her as our confirmation name

  5. kendra
    4 years ago

    I chose her as my confirmation name...I'll be confirmed this Easter. :)

  6. Dyan Louise N. Crisostomo
    4 years ago

    she is my patron saint, loved her since i was a kid

  7. cheska brown
    4 years ago

    i just really loooove herrrr!and when i grow up, i wanna like her too

  8. jenny :)
    4 years ago

    i think i'm going to have either her or Saint Barbara as my confirmation name :)

  9. tin
    5 years ago

    i am having Louise as my confirmation name :)


    my teacher made me do lots of work on it!!!

  10. tazza
    5 years ago

    im at high school. i had st. Louise as my confirmation name...shes awesome!

  11. bag
    5 years ago

    i'm going to have her as my confirmation name i love the name louise

  12. alicia laverty
    5 years ago

    hey whats up i am doin somethings about louise my school is called st.louise

  13. caoil
    5 years ago

    this is very good but it could tell you when she dies!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  14. Jordieeeeee
    5 years ago

    Im taking Louise as my confirmation name, yeahhh!

  15. Madz Rossetto
    5 years ago

    is there any sites on st louise de marillacs childhood life?

  16. edel
    5 years ago

    hi im thinking of taking LOUISE as my conformation

  17. Abby Foster
    5 years ago

    What Year did she die? tell me really soon!

  18. allison
    5 years ago

    Love Herr!

  19. alaska northey
    6 years ago

    helllo my name is alaska... i would love to be such a good saint like louise... oh & my friend next to me annie loves cody hehe xx

  20. Alaska northy
    6 years ago

    Hello my name is alaska (aka ash). i would love to follow in louise's footsteps oh an my friend annie next to me loves cody xxxx


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