Evreux
Community ID
 
1740
 
Town
 
Evreux
 
Diocese
 
Evreux
 
Region
 
6O
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Dedication
 
Holy Redeemer
 
Date Founded
 
1060 (circa); refounded: Refounded by King Phillip II Augustus of France outside the city walls in the early 13th century.
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by Count Richard of Evreux, whose daughter Gadehilde joined the community

 
Published Primary Sources
 

Gallia christiana, vol. 11, p. 655-656, inst. 125-127 for foundation charter

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1060
 
Length
 
336