BC: By Alicia Milne
FC: Mary MacKillop 1842-1909
1: Mary MacKillop was born in Fitzroy on the 15th of January 1842.
2: She was a great teacher, and became very popular in the community
3: Mary was educated by her father in private schools.
4: Mary had her first communion when she was 9 years old on the 15th of August, 1850.
5: She started working when she was 14 as a clerk in Melbourne
6: Mary took up a job as governess in 1860 at her uncle and aunties place in South Australia to provide money for her family.