Mothers' Union in Australia - Diocese of Sydney

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Mothers' Union in Australia - Diocese of Sydney

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Other form(s) of name

  • MU Sydney

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Description area

Dates of existence

1896-

History

The inaugural meeting took place on 28th October at St Andrew's Cathedral Chapter House. Lady Hampden, the wife of the Governor, was the first President. On 16th November 1896, fifteen members were enrolled at a meeting at Government House. The first Annual General Meeting was held in 1898. It was incorporated in August 1996. The governing body of the branch is the Diocesan Council, with the working body the Executive Committee. Departments include Caritas, Deaneries, Education, Hospital visiting, Overseas and Northern Outreach, Prayer and Spirituality, Promotion and Development, Publication, Publicity and Social Responsibility. The Patron is and has been for many years the wife of the Archbishop of Sydney. Past patrons and presidents have been the wives of Governors of NSW.

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Sydney, NSW

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Relationships area

Related entity

Mothers' Union in Australia (1892-)

Identifier of the related entity

073

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Mothers' Union in Australia

is the parent body of

Mothers' Union in Australia - Diocese of Sydney

Dates of the relationship

1896-

Description of relationship

Related entity

Caritas - Diocese of Sydney (1935-)

Identifier of the related entity

079

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Caritas - Diocese of Sydney

is controlled by

Mothers' Union in Australia - Diocese of Sydney

Dates of the relationship

1935-

Description of relationship

Related entity

Mothers' Union in Australia - Sydney Diocesan Council (1896-)

Identifier of the related entity

077

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Mothers' Union in Australia - Sydney Diocesan Council

is controlled by

Mothers' Union in Australia - Diocese of Sydney

Dates of the relationship

1896-

Description of relationship

Related entity

Mothers' Union in Australia - Diocese of Sydney - Deanery Department (1900?-)

Identifier of the related entity

080

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Mothers' Union in Australia - Diocese of Sydney - Deanery Department

is controlled by

Mothers' Union in Australia - Diocese of Sydney

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Description of relationship

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Authority record identifier

076

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  • EAC

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