S. Maria della Misericordia
Community ID
 
2652
 
Town
 
Montemiggiano
 
Diocese
 
Città di Castello
 
Corporate Status
 
Hospital
 
Date Founded
 
1358, Nov. 14
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine
 
Congregation
 
Santuccie (after reform by S. Sperandia -- date needs verification)
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded using the goods that Bertolino of Montemiggiano left for a hospital of poor people. The bishop ordered that an abbess with her four nuns should live there. Annual obiligation set to pay the bishop one-half pound of wax every August.

 
Notable Heads
 

1390: Abbess Joanna Petri of Città di Castello

 
Population Counts
 

4 nuns plus abbess at foundation (1358); 8 in 1390

 
Income
 

The commune paid the hospital 10 libre annually.

 
Published Primary Sources
  
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1358
 
Length
 
582