S. Eufemia al Vico Patricio
Community ID
 
419
 
Alternate Names
 
SS Eufemia edition Arcangelo (before 1000), then S. Eufemia only / S. Euphemiae in Subura
 
Town
 
Rome
 
Diocese
 
Rome
 
Region
 
LZ
 
Medieval Location
 
in the town, in front of the basilica and the male monastery of S. Pudenziana (in the vicinity of later S. Urbano in Campo Carleo)
 
Modern Location
 
Rome
 
Corporate Status
 
Unknown
 
Dedication
 
Euphemia
 
Date Founded
 
806 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1585 or later
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine (after 11th century split from male community -- earlier order uncertain)
 
Congregation
 
Santuccie (see "Miscellaneous Information," below)
 
Foundation Information
 

Date uncertain, but probably 806 or earlier. It functioned as a double monastery with the male community of S. Pudenziana until the 11th century, when appears as an independent female community.

 
Early Documents
 

806: Papal letter (needs verification)

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

Santucce as of 1524 (per document of Pope Clement VII), but for a short time only

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
806
 
Date Finished
 
1585
 
Length
 
741