S. Chiara
Community ID
 
712
 
Town
 
Savigliano
 
Diocese
 
Torino
 
Region
 
Piedmont
 
Date Founded
 
1480 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
unknown
 
Religious Order
 
Poor Clares
 
Foundation Information
 

founded by noble girls who cloistered themselves to escape the internal disputes of the city

 
Relative Wealth
 

By 1798, the house had a debt of 3,000

 
Manuscript Sources
 

Turin, 4S, Sala 14, materie ecclesiastiche monache, Savigliano, Chiarisse

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1480
 
Length
 
395