Blessed Françoise Tréhet – Feast Day: March 13 – Saint of the Day

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Blessed Françoise Tréhet Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Blessed Françoise Tréhet Profile. Born: 8 April 1756 AD in France, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 13 March 1794 AD in Laval, Mayenne, France. Feast Day is celebrated on March 13.

The Memorial of Blessed Françoise Tréhet – Saint of the Day

Blessed Françoise, Profile

Date of Birth 8 April 1756 AD
Country of Birth France of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Nuns/Sisters
Profession Teacher at the parish school of St-Pierre-des-Landes, Nun
Place of Work France
Date of Death 13 March 1794 AD
Place of Death Laval, Mayenne, France
Feast Day March 13
Beatification Beatified by Pope Pius XII at Rome, Italy on 19 June 1955
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Françoise Tréhet Biography

She was also known as:

  • Francesca

Blessed Françoise Tréhet was Born on 8 April 1756. She was born to the nobility and grew up in a family of wealthy land-owners. Françoise Joined the Soeurs de la Charité de Notre-Dame d’Evron (Sisters of Charity of Our Lady of Evron), dedicated to the education of children and care of the sick. She then began teaching at the parish school of St-Pierre-des-Landes in 1783.

She was martyred in the French Revolution for refusing to take the oaths of allegiance to the state and also helping to hide priests who had also refused. Francesca then started singing the Salve Regina as she climbed the scaffold to the guillotine.

Blessed Françoise Tréhet

Blessed Françoise

She was guillotined on 13 March 1794 AD in Laval, Mayenne, France. Her relics are enshrined at the church of St-Pierre-des-Landes where she had taught.


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