S. Niccolao
Community ID
 
200
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Nicolao Novello
 
Town
 
Lucca
 
Region
 
Tuscany
 
Medieval Location
 
inside town
 
Modern Location
 
Lucca
 
Corporate Status
 
Hospital
 
Dedication
 
Saint Nicholas
 
Date Founded
 
1330 or later
 
Date Terminated
 
1811
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian
 
Foundation Information
 

3 brothers Busdraghi give the community property, along with a hospital, to a group of nuns, originally from S. Maria della Croce (see S. Maria della Croce)

 
Incorporated Communities
 

S. Maria della Croce (S. Maria della Croce), c. 1330; S. Cassianus (S. Cassianus), 1336; S. Jacopo (S. Jacopo), 1339; S. Paul (S. Paolo di Coselli), 1404; S. Quirico (S. Quirico e S. Matteo di Casale), 1404

 
Patrons/Benefactors
 

founders: brothers Nicolao, Pietro and Matteo Busdraghi (sons of Ugolino Busdraghi)

 
Charitable/Work
 

hospital

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

8 nuns from S. Niccolao, together with some nuns from Pisa found the community of S. Domenico (S. Domenico) in 1502

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1330
 
Date Finished
 
1811
 
Length
 
523