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Rev Boniface Sebastian Wimmer
Birth: Jan. 14, 1809
Regensburger Landkreis
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death: Dec. 8, 1887
Latrobe
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Religious Figure. He arrived in America in 1846, and introduced the Benedictine Order into the United States. He is honored as the first Benedictine abbot in this country. His monastery of St. Vincent's in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, was the center from which missionaries were sent, and was itself instrumental in the founding of other Benedictine houses in this country. (bio by: Albert Ledoux) 
 
Burial:
Saint Vincent Cemetery
Latrobe
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Albert Ledoux
Record added: Aug 23, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9355597
Rev Boniface Sebastian Wimmer
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Rev Boniface Sebastian Wimmer
Added by: Albert Ledoux
 
Rev Boniface Sebastian Wimmer
Added by: Albert Ledoux
 
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