Caen (S. Trinite)
Community ID
 
1655
 
Town
 
Caen
 
Diocese
 
Rouen
 
Region
 
6N
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Dedication
 
Holy Trinity
 
Date Founded
 
1066
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by Mathilda of Flanders, Countess of Normandy, wife of William the Conqueror

 
Notable Heads
 

In 1103, the abbess, Matilda, corresponded with Anselm regarding setting aside her position: [Letter to Matilda, abbess of Caen].

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1066
 
Length
 
214