Taken from an article in ‘The Catholic Bulletin’ in January 1937:
News from Rome, on the election of Mother Ambrose O’Donnell, a native of Newcastle, Co. Limerick, as Mother General of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary – the Blue Sisters (- and of Mother Rosalic Maclnerney as Superior of the Roman House)
From The Little Company Of Mary:
The information on Mother Ambrose O’Donnell is as follows:
Mary O’Donnell was born on 2 February 1874 in Newcastlewest, Co. Limerick. Her father was Cornelius O’Donnell, and her mother was Hannah Lynch. She entered the LCM on 28 September 1895, and died 7 March 1956 at St. John’s Hospital in Limerick City. We also we have 2 items on file, an old information card and her passport, see attached.