Peter Epinette, SJ (1760-1832) was born in Europe on September 24, 1760. He became a Pacconarist, but joined the Society of Jesus on June 2, 1805. Sent to the U.S. in 1806, he served at Newtown. Starting in 1812, Fr. Epinette worked at St. Thomas Manor. He took his last vows on May 11, 1815. In 1818, Fr. Epinette became a professor of philosophy at Georegtown College. Subsequently, he held the position of superior of Bohemia Manor in 1820 and died there on January 8, 1832.
[Source: "Woodstock Letters," volume 15, page 19].