Browse Monasticon

Title Dedication Regionsort descending Date Founded Date Terminated
Andernach S. Stephan (since circa 400); Blessed Virgin Mary, S. Thomas Becket (since 1482/3) 1129 1794
S. Agnes 1221 1799
S. Margherita 1150 (circa) 1409 (see
Essen S. Pacratius (968/978); S. Bartholomew (first mentioned 1521); there is no mention of a particular patron saint for the convent. 1175
S. Lorenzo di Collazone 1235 (April 21-May 25) 1248: Pope Innocent IV conceded to the nuns the right to build a new monastery (<C2748>) because of military incursions.
Marienborn Blessed Virgin Mary 1230-44 1803
S. Maria in Trastevere 1223-1228
Admont S. Blasius, Virgin Mary 1074
S. Rocco 1295
Eve 1292
S. Agnes S. Agnes (?) 1264 1644
Königshofen an der Heide S. Mary (Maria) 1422 1478, female; (1495) male
S. Cecilia 1280 or earlier
Lüne S. Mary (1172) and S. Bartholomew (1200); (see also miscellaneous information) 1172 (circa) still extant
Höhnscheid S. Anthony (needs verification) 1235 1468 (female); 1529 (final dissolution)
Marburghausen S. John the Baptist (currently) 1236-7 1580-1582 (circa)
Petersfrauen S. Anna (<i>Chorkapelle</i>), Holy Virgin Mary (<i>Pfarrkirche/Liebfrauenkirche</i>) ca. 1110/1113 (Schellhorn (<s4599>) cites historical evidence to argue that the circumstances of St. Peter’s Abbey during the early 12th century could not have supported the founding of a dependent female community. Thus, he uses the first legitimate doc ca. 1583. The exact reason for the convent’s termination remains unclear, though seems related to secret scheming of ecclesiastical authorities. According to Schellhorn (<s4599>), the idea to raze the women’s house appeared twice prior to its occurrence
S. Quirico 1402 (circa)
Herzebrock S. Christina, S. Petronella 860 (840?) 1803, May 2
S. Magdalena S. Mary Magdalene 1240 1279 (female)
Amtenhausen S. Sebastian (since 1300), later S. George, S. Fabian, and S. Lawrence 1111 (circa) 1806
Averbode circa 1134 still active
S. Giovanni di Paragnano 1362 (circa: some sources give 1389 or 1400) extant
Escherde Mary (1236); John the Baptist and John the Apostle (1262) 1203 1625; reestablished 1652. The convent was finally dissolved in 1810.
S. Maria Maddalena 1265
Marienbrunn S. Mary (?) 1223 1802
S. Maria del Feriale 1256 or earlier 1448 (see "Incorporated By," below)
Boxwell Uncertain uncertain
S. Maria Maddalena del Castellato 1269
Stern 1312
Frauenthal Blessed Virgin Mary 994 (circa)
Königsberg (Augustinian tertiaries) 1380 1524
Ramsey (needs verification) S. Benedict, S. Mary 900 or later 1066 or before
S. Maria Maddalena 1350 or earlier 1883 (see "Incorporated By," below)
Isenhagen S. Mary and S. John 1243 (circa) male; between March 24, 1259-September 14, 1261 female still extant
Himmelskron 1430 or earlier
Kürnach 1279 or earlier 1292-1300 (circa)
Jouarre 630 (circa)
S. Paolo delle Abbadesse 1180 (circa) 1453 (See "Incorporated By," below)
Geseke S. Cyriacus; Blessed Virgin Mary 946-952 (circa) 1823
Hohenwart unknown 1074 1895
Alzey (Cistercian women) S. Spiritus (holy spirit), S. John 1262 (circa) 1564
S. Giorgio 1070
Buxtehude, Neukloster Domina nostra (Mary); John the Evangelist 1270 1705/7 with the death of the last inhabitant of the community
S. Maria Vallis Gaudii 1244 (circa)
Buchau S. Cornelius; S. Cyprian 800-899 (9th century) 1802
S. Maria de Pupula 1223 or earlier
S. Margherita 1784, or 1815 (See "Incorporated By," below)
Bodmin Uncertain uncertain
S. Leonardo 1492 or earlier

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