Daughter of the King--the first native-born citizen of the United States to be canonized by the Roman Catholic Church (September She established the first Catholic girls' school in the nation in Emmitsburg, Maryland.
St Elizabeth Ann Seton Today, January, is the feast of St Elizabeth Ann Seton, the first person born in America to be canonized as a saint in This stained glass window is in the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Baltimore.
Elizabeth Ann Seton Peg Doll// Catholic by PunchandJudyPegs
Saint Matthew / San Mateo // Mosaic roundel from the Basilica of St Elizabeth Ann Seton in Emmitsburg, MA // photo: Lawrence OP
September 14,1975: FIRST NATIVE-BORN AMERICAN CANONIZED BY THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. - Elizabeth Ann Seton, the first native-born American is canonized by Pope Paul VI on September 14, 1975, in a ceremony in St. Peter's Square.