Schwarzhofen
Community ID
 
2331
 
Town
 
Schwarzhofen
 
Diocese
 
Regensburg
 
Modern Location
 
Schwarzhofen; in the governmental district of Oberpfalz; administrative district of Schwandorf.
 
Date Founded
 
1244
 
Date Terminated
 
1802
 
Religious Order
 
Dominican
 
Rule
 
Rule of S. Augustine
 
Foundation Information
 

This community of Dominican nuns was founded by counts Rapoto and Diepold.

 
Secondary Sources
 

[1]SINNIGEN, P. Ansgar, Katholische Frauengenossenschaften Deutschlands, 67.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

At the time of the community's dissolution the church and cloister buildings, conventual garden and apothecary were sold. The cloister buildings were acquired by Mrs. Zeugerin, a merchant and landlady in Schwarzhofen. The convent church was destroyed in the course of the years.

 
Admin. Notes
 

more research necessary

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1244
 
Date Finished
 
1802
 
Length
 
637