S. Jean-au-Bois
Community ID
 
2046
 
Town
 
Saint-Jean-au-Bois
 
Diocese
 
Autun
 
Region
 
6Q
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1150 (circa)
 
Rule
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by Queen Adelaide (of Savoy), widow of King Louis VI of France

 
Population Counts
 

Limited to 40 nuns in the late 12th century

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1150
 
Length
 
211