S. Stefano
Community ID
 
666
 
Town
 
Millesimo
 
Region
 
Piedmont
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1121 (circa)
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by the marquis Enrico di Castis.

 
Priveleges & Papal Exemptions
 

Urban IV in 1302; Gregory VIII

 
Visitations
 

In 1430, by apostolic order, the abbot Luca of the monastery S. Maria de Tallicto[?] vistied the monastery. He ordered the cloistering of the nuns.

 
Relative Wealth
 

Very wealthy, received a lot of donations

 
Income
 

Between 1752 and 1800 there are 25 documents that are rental agreements.

 
Early Documents
 

[1] Nov. 2, 1121. The monastery of S. Peter of Savigliano sells land, vinard and goods around Millesimo to the Marquis Enrico.

[2] May 10, 1290. Prioress Maurito grants emphyteutic tenure of a piece of land to Guillelmo Boverio de Mirovaldo.

[3] April 27, 1218. Honorius IV confirms the foundation as made by the Marquis Enrico.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

Torino, Archivio di Stato, Sala 14, materie acclesiastiche monache, Millesimo, S. Stefano, 2 da inv.

 
Published Primary Sources
  
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1121
 
Length
 
968