S. Caterina della Scala
Community ID
 
2742
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Caterina in regione colli
 
Town
 
Todi
 
Diocese
 
Todi
 
Medieval Location
 
in the parish of S. Silvestro, next to the church of the Ssma. Concezione, near the public road
 
Date Founded
 
1421
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by Lorenzo di Leoni Manni in 1421. Originally a hospital, then a convent.

 
Dependency Of
 

Regulated first by the Hospital Grande of Siena; later under the control of S. Paolo in Rome. (male community?)

 
Patrons/Benefactors
 

Under the protection of the Grand Duke of Tuscany, who claimed the right to select the prior.

 
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Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1421
 
Length
 
392