Vortleve
Community ID
 
1350
 
Town
 
Cologne
 
Diocese
 
Cologne
 
Medieval Location
 
in the Streitzeuggasse
 
Date Founded
 
1271
 
Foundation Information
 

This beguine convent was founded by the burgher, Vortlevus and his wife, Gertrude. The convent was founded for eight beguines, to be selected, if possible, from among the founder's close relatives.

 
Population Counts
 

The convent was founded for eight beguines.

 
Secondary Sources
  
Admin. Notes
 

more research necessary

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1271
 
Length
 
295