mary aubert

Personal details

Full Name:

  • Mary Joseph Aubert


  • 19 Jun 18351 Oct 1926

Suzanne Aubert – later Mary Joseph Aubert – was a Catholic nun, nurse, teacher and pioneering social worker, who sometimes had to battle church and government authorities in order to help those in need.

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Events In History


Pai Marire

  • Pai Marire

    Pai Marire (goodness and peace) was one of several new Māori faiths to emerge in the 19th century. Like many others, it was closely tied to issues of land and politics.

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  • Page 3 - The death of Carl VölknerThe ritual killing by Pai Mārire followers of missionary Carl Völkner in 1865 shocked the colony. The government used the event to justify taking harsh action against Pai

Crèches and early childcare