Name unknown (Franciscan Tertiaries)
Community ID
 
2589
 
Alternate Names
 
Tertiary Hospital Terziarinnenspital, Nürnberg
 
Town
 
Nürnberg (Nuremberg)
 
Diocese
 
Bamberg
 
Medieval Location
 
Nuremberg; in the Brudergasse, across from S. Klara
 
Modern Location
 
Nuremberg; in the governmental district of Mittelfranken; in the region of Nuremberg.
 
Dedication
 
S. Martha
 
Date Founded
 
1412
 
Date Terminated
 
circa 1525
 
Religious Order
 
Franciscan Tertiaries (Third Order of S. Francis)
 
Rule
 
Franciscan Tertiaries (Third Order of S. Francis)
 
Foundation Information
 

This hospital and community of female Franciscan tertiaries was founded by Katharina Pfinzing, a Clarissen abbess. It served as a hospital and hostel from pilgrims.

 
Dependency Of
 

S. Klara (requires further verification)

 
Charitable/Work
 

The community served as a hospital and hostel for pilgrims.

 
Secondary Sources
 

Hist. Staetten, p. 500-511. Bavaria Franciscana Antiqua V, p. 633.

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1412
 
Length
 
736