Hello, my name is Mary Hellen Mackillop. I was born on the 15th of January and I have 4 brothers and 3 sisters. I am the eldest out of 8 and their names are Margaret, Annie, Peter, John, Donald, Alick and Alexandrina. My mum and dad names are Alexander and Flora Mackillop.
Mary Hellen Mackillop became the first-ever saint and the first nun in Australia on the 17th of October 1867.
Mary Hellen Mackillop educated the poor and the people that didn't go to school. She taught them in a stable.
Mary Hellen Mackillop became a governess/nanny. She looked after many children and eduacated them throughout her life.
Mary Hellen Mackillop made her own school called Mary Mackillop and it was the first-ever catholic school in Australia.
Mary Hellen Mackillop was known as Mary of the cross.