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Title Dedication Regionsort descending Date Founded Date Terminated
Herford S. Mary; S. Pusinna 823 (circa -- although Schmitz-Kallenberg puts the date at c. 789) 1631; 1802
S. Galgano 1290 1412 (See "Incorporated By," below) The community became the College of Arte della Lana, then later a tannery in 1792.
Holzen 1150 (circa) 1802
Oberschönenfeld Blessed Virgin Mary 1200 (circa); some time between 1186-1248 1803; reestablished in 1836- continues
Folkestone 640 or earlier; refounded: 1095 as priory of Benedictine monks. May have been a male community by mid-9th century. 871 or after
Ridigippi 853-876
Kecharitomene Mother of God Kecharitomene, "Full of Grace" 1000-1104
S. Angelo di Panzo 1233 or earlier
Maria Medingen Ascension of Mary (Maria Himmelfahrt) 1246 1542-1615 (female); 1803 (final dissolution)
Aschersleben Blessed Virgin Mary 1267 (circa) 1525 (circa)
Benedetta 1453 (circa)
S. Maria di Camiano 1349 or earlier 1413 (See
S. Maria de Via Nova 1305 or earlier 1446 or earlier? It was not listed among the monasteries subject to <C415> at this time.
Derneburg S. Andrew 1143 1651
S. Maria Maddalena and S. Martha 1520 (December 14) -- Suppressed, possibly because of the small number of nuns. The community's possessions were given as a benefice to <C2309>.
Galilaea 1472 (circa) 1811
Abbotsbury (needs verification) St. Peter 1026 or earlier According to Dubdale, the male monastery was surrendered in 1539
S. Maria de Monteluce 1222, Sept. 20 (other sources claim October 28, 1258)
S. Katharine S. Katherine (?) 1297 1677
S. Agnes S. Agnes 1270 1542; 1802/3, final dissolution
Herdecke S. Mary, S. Frederuna, and S. Benedict 810-819 (circa) 1811
S. Maria di Valverde 1302 (See "Incorporated By," below)
Niederschönenfeld 1241 or earlier 1842 or earlier
Böddeken S. Meinolphus; S. Mary and S. John 837 1409
Nonnberg (Nunberg, Nonberg) Abbey Mary of the Assumption, S. Erentrude ca. 714
S. Stefano 1573 or earlier
Kühbach S. Magnus 1011 1803
Andernach S. Stephan (since circa 400); Blessed Virgin Mary, S. Thomas Becket (since 1482/3) 1129 1794
S. Apollinare 1229 (1201 according to Bigaroni); Second mounastery built in the city in 1286. They could not build earlier because <C1460> had been prohibited by Pope Clement IV from building church or monastery in the vicinity. Honorius IV later reduced distance. 1766, but restored in 1881.
S. Agnes 1221 1799
S. Margherita 1150 (circa) 1409 (see
S. Lorenzo di Collazone 1235 (April 21-May 25) 1248: Pope Innocent IV conceded to the nuns the right to build a new monastery (<C2748>) because of military incursions.
Marienborn Blessed Virgin Mary 1230-44 1803
S. Maria in Trastevere 1223-1228
Fröndenberg S. Mary, S. Mauritius 1230 (circa) 1811
Freckenhorst S. Mary, S. Peter, S. Boniface 851 (circa) 1810-11
S. Rocco 1295
S. Agnes S. Agnes (?) 1264 1644
Königshofen an der Heide S. Mary (Maria) 1422 1478, female; (1495) male
Heidenheim S. Walburga; S. Wunnibaldus 750 (circa) 1537 (see
S. Cecilia 1280 or earlier
Höhnscheid S. Anthony (needs verification) 1235 1468 (female); 1529 (final dissolution)
Marburghausen S. John the Baptist (currently) 1236-7 1580-1582 (circa)
Gerresheim S. Hippolytus; Blessed Virgin Mary 870 (circa) 1806
Petersfrauen S. Anna (<i>Chorkapelle</i>), Holy Virgin Mary (<i>Pfarrkirche/Liebfrauenkirche</i>) ca. 1110/1113 (Schellhorn (<s4599>) cites historical evidence to argue that the circumstances of St. Peter’s Abbey during the early 12th century could not have supported the founding of a dependent female community. Thus, he uses the first legitimate doc ca. 1583. The exact reason for the convent’s termination remains unclear, though seems related to secret scheming of ecclesiastical authorities. According to Schellhorn (<s4599>), the idea to raze the women’s house appeared twice prior to its occurrence
S. Quirico 1402 (circa)
S. Magdalena S. Mary Magdalene 1240 1279 (female)
Amtenhausen S. Sebastian (since 1300), later S. George, S. Fabian, and S. Lawrence 1111 (circa) 1806
Burlage S. Mary 1140-1150 or earlier 1672
Averbode circa 1134 still active

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