The nuns of Holyoke are varied since there are so many ethnic groups within the city. Below is a rundown of the orders and when and where they served.
|order||location||start in Holyoke||end in Holyoke||local burial locations||motherhouse||history|
|Notre Dame||Notre Dame School||1869||1910||Saint Jerome Cemetery in Holyoke||Waltham Massachusetts||HISTORY|
|Sisters of Saint Joseph||St Jerome – Rosary – Sacred Heart||1886||still||St Michael’s Cemetery of Springfield and Mont Marie Cemetery of Holyoke||Springfield||HISTORY|
|Franciscan Sisters of Saint Joseph||Mater Dolorosa||1906||1994||HISTORY|
|Sisters of Sainte Anne||Precious Blood||1888||1971||Nicolet of Quebec Canada||HISTORY|
|Sisters of the Presentation of Mary||Immaculate Conception – Perpetual Help||HISTORY|
|Sisters of Providence||Providence Hospital and Brightside Orphanage||November 1873||still||Calvary Cemetery of the Sisters of Providence in Holyoke||Holyoke||HISTORY|
Interesting report on the nuns and the schools is HERE.