Her parents and family

Louis Martin was born at Bordeaux on the 22 August 1823 and was raised in a number of military camps, according as his father was garrisoned. He chose to be a watchmaker by trade because of his love of precision work and also because he liked solitude. At the age of 22 years he gave (...)

Born on the 23 December 1831 at Gandelain in the Orne region, Marie-Azélie Guérin was an intelligent and industrious young woman. She had given consideration to entering religious life but the Superior of the Hôtel-Dieu of Alençon bluntly discouraged her. Disappointed, she decided to learn the (...)

Significant dates in her life

Significant dates in her life

Significant dates in her life

Significant dates in her life