Are any of these holy people from your hometown?
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Over the past several years Aleteia has written various articles highlighting Catholics of the United States who have been canonized or are in the process of canonization. Many of these saints were born on American soil, while others came from others countries to toil and labor in this country until their death.
Take a look at the following list and discover the lives of these holy Americans. You may find out one of the saints was born in your hometown!
*List Updated January 4, 2023
Ven. Samuel Charles Mazzuchelli
Ven. Mary Angeline Teresa McCrory
Ven. María Consuelo Sanjurjo Santos
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Servant of God Vincent Robert Capodanno
Servant of God Maria Esperanza de Bianchini
Servant of God Demetrius Augustine Gallitzin
Servant of God Mary Elizabeth Lange
Brother Marinus (Leonard) LaRue
Servant of God Rose Hawthorne Lathrop
Servant of God Mary Virginia Merrick
Servant of God Francis J. Parater
Servant of God Bernard J. Quinn
Servant of God Edward Joseph Flanagan
Servant of God Charlene Richard
Servant of God Auguste “Nonco” Pelafigue
Servant of God Father J. Verbis Lafleur
Servant of God Nicholas Black Elk
Servant of God Rhoda Greer Wise
Servant of God Joseph Walijewski