Catharine Burton entry: Overview screen.
CB, now a nun called Mother Mary Xaviera of the Angels, had a vision as she sat sewing in her cell, of her patron St Francis Xavier
, who "bade me write," for the glory of God, "my life and the favours God had done me."
9 February 1714
CB died as Mother Superior of the English Carmelite convent in Hopland
; she was said to have made a holy death.
CB's manuscript autobiography was published, edited by H. J. Coleridge
and others, as An English Carmelite:The Life of Catharine Burton, Mother Mary Xaviera of the Angels, of the English Teresian Convent at Antwerp