S. Maria Stern (S. Mary's Star)
Community ID
 
2376
 
Town
 
Augsburg
 
Diocese
 
Augsburg
 
Modern Location
 
Augsburg; in the governmental district of Schwabia.
 
Dedication
 
S. Anne; S. Elizabeth
 
Date Founded
 
1258
 
Date Terminated
 
1802
 
Religious Order
 
Franciscan
 
Rule
 
Franciscan
 
Foundation Information
 

This community of Franciscan nuns was founded by two women from the urban patriciate of Augsburg.

 
Secondary Sources
 

[1]Bavaria Franciscana Antiqua IV, 515-547.
[2]Hist. Staetten, 39-48.
[3]SINNIGEN, P. Ansgar. katholische Frauengenossenschaften Deutschlands, 111.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

The convent was reestablished on Nov. 1, 1828.

 
Admin. Notes
 

more research necessary

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1258
 
Date Finished
 
1802
 
Length
 
480