The beginnings of a new group

The two Irishmen made their first vows  on 17th March,  1848.
Francis Fitzpatrick was appointed the  First Superior
The first four to join them all left.
Three military orphans joined them  in 1850, only one remained-Paul Kinnear who later became the Superior and in 1891 was appointed the first Director of St. Patrick’s, Asansol