Saint Maria Zhao

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  • Mali

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Teenaged lay woman in the apostolic vicariate of Southeastern Zhili, China. Daughter of Saint Maria Zhao Guoshi; sister of Saint Rosa Zhao. During the persecutions of the Boxer Rebellion, the three of them hid in a well to avoid being raped. They were found, dragged out, and killed for being Christian. Martyrs.

Born

Died

  • late July 1900 in Zhaojia, Wuqiao, Hebei, China

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Maria Zhao“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 July 2015. Web. 3 December 2016. <>