Browse Monasticon

Title Dedication Regionsort descending Date Founded Date Terminated
Bedwyn 900 - 950 or before 1066 or earlier
S. Chiara Clare of Montefalco (after 1492) 1290
Frauenalb Blessed Virgin Mary 1180 1598 / 1803
S. Giovanni delle Rocche
Essen S. Pacratius (968/978); S. Bartholomew (first mentioned 1521); there is no mention of a particular patron saint for the convent. 1175
Hopels 1290
Beata Antonia 15th c.?
S. Giuliana 1253, September 1810 - becomes a granary. In 1816 the properties revert to the church, but the nuns were expelled again in 1869, and the monastery became a military hospital. Became a church once again in 1937.
S. Maria Magdalena Mary Magdalene (? requires verification) 1224 1525 (circa)
Himmelthron Blessed Virgin Mary 1343-1348 1525
Klüppel 1313 or earlier
Notre Dame du Lys 1244
S. Maria del Paradiso 1291 (circa) 1459 (See "Incorporated By," below)
Heiligen Kreuz (Holy Cross) Holy Cross 1233 continues
Altenberg S. Nicholas; S. Michael 1179 or later 1802
Holthausen S. Mary 1243 1810, September 16
Lamme-van-Dieze
S. Bartolomeo in regione collis 1409 (see "Incorporated By," below)
S. Maria Maddalena 1316-17 1898: The community closed temporarily between 1810 and 1814. In 1823 the nuns voted for the common life, and no new recruits were to be accepted. I 1898, only 8 nuns remained, and the monastery was purchased by Leo XIII for 15,000 scudi.
Marienberg Blessed Virgin Mary; S.Eucharius 1121 1802
S. Sperandio 1271
Herzebrock S. Christina, S. Petronella 860 (840?) 1803, May 2
Berkeley Uncertain 1019 - 1053
S. Benedetto e Agnese di Camiano 1288 or earlier (Cottineau says 1268) 1411 (see "Incorporated By," below)
Marienberge 1465 1527
S. Damiano 1211 1260 - the nuns transferred to the church of S. Giorgio in Assisi
Escherde Mary (1236); John the Baptist and John the Apostle (1262) 1203 1625; reestablished 1652. The convent was finally dissolved in 1810.
Coldinne 1290
Woodchester (needs verification) 1019 (circa) 1066 or before
S. Caterina da Siena 1491
Hilwartshausen S. Mary; S. Stephan; S. Vitus 960-963 1610
Himmelthal Blessed Virgin Mary 1232 1568 (Link says 1619)
Eve 1292
S. Maria degli Episcopi 1295 (circa) 1804 (circa) -- by Napoleon. A cemetery takes its place.
Heiligen Kreuz (Holy Cross) Holy Cross (since 1623) 1456 continues
Altdorf S. Gregory (974); S. Bartholomew (974); S. Michael (974); S. Cyriacus (1052) 974 (circa) 1251
Lüne S. Mary (1172) and S. Bartholomew (1200); (see also miscellaneous information) 1172 (circa) still extant
Gnadenzell
S. Antonio Abbate 1233 (as a female community)
S. Giovanni John the Baptist 1325 or earlier 1816 (see "Incorporated By," below)
Engelthal 1324 (circa) 1689 (circa)
S. Chiara di Citerna 1355
Jouarre 630 (circa)
Geseke S. Cyriacus; Blessed Virgin Mary 946-952 (circa) 1823
Winchcombe 787 897 or later (before 1066)
S. Mauro 1134
Fischbeck Blessed Virgin Mary; (later) S. John the Baptist 955 1559
Klosterbeuren Holy Blood 1273 or earlier 1803
Buxtehude, Neukloster Domina nostra (Mary); John the Evangelist 1270 1705/7 with the death of the last inhabitant of the community
Thedinga 1283

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