le Lys
Community ID
 
1841
 
Town
 
Dammaire-les-Lys
 
Diocese
 
Meaux
 
Region
 
6T
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Date Founded
 
1244
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by regent Blanche of Castille and her son King (Saint) Louis IX

 
Manuscript Sources
 

Melun, Archives departementales de Seine-et-Marne, H 1067 has charters 1252-1549
Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale, ms. lat. 13892, 69 ff. of 13th and 14th century materials

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1244
 
Length
 
348