S. Gabriele & S. Bartolomeo
Community ID
 
483
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Bartolomeo & S. Gabriele
 
Diocese
 
Ancona
 
Region
 
Marche
 
Medieval Location
 
Casa di Pena, in the ancient amphitheater
 
Date Founded
 
1262, 11 March
 
Religious Order
 
Originally Augustinian [?]; Franciscan Third Order since 1444
 
Rule
 
Franciscan (confirmed by Sixtus IV)
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by Giovanni Bono, Bishop of Ancona, incorporating the churches of S. Maria de arena, S. Onofiro, S. Paolo, and S. Agnese

 
First Members
 

First abbess: Calceata

 
Notable Heads
 

1444: Antonia Clara is the head of the Third Order Franciscan monastery

 
Priveleges & Papal Exemptions
 

10 June, 1447: Pope Nicholas orders Bishop Osimo and the Abbot of S. John of Peneclaria to help them recover their goods (the order also applied to the house of S. Maria de Nova -- see record S. Maria de Nova).

 
Incorporated Communities
 

In the early 15th c., Bishop Astorgio degli Agnese united S. Bartolomeo, S. Agnese and S. Maria Nuova (see record S. Maria de Nova), since the first two had only a few nuns each and the last had insufficient building space. However, on 14 January 1444, Pope Eugenius IV separated S. Maria Nuova from S. Bartolomeo.

 
Early Documents
 

1265: Pope Clement IV takes the house under his protection,granting it certain privileges

1270: Bishop Giovanni Bono confirms the election of the Abbess

 
Manuscript Sources
 

Ancona, Archivo Communale, __Liber croceus.__;

Ancona, Archivo di Stato, __An. Lib. Cons.__

 
Published Primary Sources
 

Les registres d' Innocent IV, 1884-85. Nos. 371, 2669-70, 2680, 2700-01, 3307, 5244, 5568.

Bourel, C. et al, eds. __Les Registres d'Alexander XV.__ Paris: 1895-1917. Nos. 1044, 1150, 1165-66, 2009, 2018.;

Les Registres de Martin IV recueil des bulles de ce pape. Publiées ou analysées d'après les manuscrits ... du Vatican par les membres de l'École Française de Rome. Martin, O., ed. __Les Registres de Martin IV.__ Paris: 1901. Nos. 420, 1055.

Natalucci, M. __Il tesoro pergaminos di S. Bartolomeo.__

 
Secondary Sources
 

Ancona attraverso i secoli, vol. I: __Dalle Origini alla fine del quattrocento.__ Citta di Castello: 1960. pp. 433, 577.;

Ancon dorica civitas fidei : uomini e monumenti della Chiesa nella storia della citta di Ancona, pp. 54-55, 80-82

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1262
 
Length
 
1847