Klosterbeuren
Community ID
 
2334
 
Town
 
Babenhausen
 
Diocese
 
Augsburg
 
Modern Location
 
Babenhausen; in the governmental district of Schwabia; in the administrative district of Unterallgaeu.
 
Dedication
 
Holy Blood
 
Date Founded
 
1273 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1803
 
Religious Order
 
Franciscan
 
Rule
 
Franciscan (S. Clare?)
 
Foundation Information
 

This convent of Franciscan nuns was founded by the Knight of Schoenegg with the approval of Count Hartmann of Grueningen(?).

 
Secondary Sources
 

[1]Bavaria Franciscana Antiqua I, 586.
[2]Hist. Staetten, 343.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

The convent was secularized in 1803, and the cloister was demolished in 1860.

 
Admin. Notes
 

more research necessary

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1273
 
Date Finished
 
1803
 
Length
 
499