Zwiefalten
Community ID
 
2849
 
Diocese
 
Konstanz
 
Region
 
Wuerttemberg
 
Corporate Status
 
Double monastery
 
Dedication
 
Blessed Virgin Mary; S. John the Baptist
 
Date Founded
 
1089
 
Date Terminated
 
1350 circa (women); 1803 (men)
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine
 
Congregation
 
Hirsau
 
Foundation Information
 

Abbot William of Hirsau

 
Contributors
 
Alison Beach
 
Contributors Notes
 

From 1091 also a women's community under a Magistra. 1138 there were 61 nuns.