S. Maria di Palazzolo
Community ID
 
360
 
Alternate Names
 
Il Monacato / S. Maria de Palatiolo
 
Town
 
Aquino
 
Diocese
 
Aquino
 
Region
 
LZ
 
Medieval Location
 
villa Euchelia , near the former location of Castrocielo on Mnte Castrocielo (formerly: Palazzolo ); parish of Frosinone
 
Modern Location
 
Castrocielo
 
Dedication
 
Virgin Mary
 
Date Founded
 
1134 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1442 -- properties given to male monastery
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine
 
Patrons/Benefactors
 

In 1285, Giovanni, bishop of Aquino, grants the community an exemption from census for church S. Pietro (see "Early documents")

 
Early Documents
 

[1] 1123: land purchase by first abbess; [2] 1285: episcopal privilege exempting the community from census

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1134
 
Date Finished
 
1442
 
Length
 
398