St. Michael’s, Kurji
In 1864 Bishop Hartman asks the Bishop of Calcutta to send the Brothers to Patna to help in the running of an orphanage set up by him.
Brs. Stanislaus Burke and Austin Nagle are sent to Patna.
Austin Nagle leaves the congregation and becomes a Capuchin Brother in Agra.
Stanislaus Burke due to ill health returns to Calcutta.
His replacement, Patrick Malone dies of a fever within three month.
The only Brother left, Thomas Considine is recalled to Calcutta
The first pay school
St. Joseph’s Boarding and Day school was built in 1872(the present St. George’s building) for Rs. 23,000
In early January, 1873 Alphonsus Tolan was appointed Superior, Paul Kinnear, Director of the Orphanage and Stephen Cuddy, Director of St. Joseph’s.
The original St Joseph’s Boarding and Day School