Ghislenghien
Community ID
 
1773
 
Town
 
Ghislenghien
 
Diocese
 
Cambrai
 
Region
 
Hainault
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Date Founded
 
1126
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by Ida of Chievres (or Ath)

 
Manuscript Sources
 

Two cartularies, covering the years 1132-1526, at the Archives de l'Etat in Mons, Belgium

 
Secondary Sources
 

Dictionnaire d'histoire et de géographie ecclésiastiques, vol. 20, pp. 1182-1183; Gallia christiana, vol. 3, pp. 148-152; Monasticon belge, vol. 1, pp. 316-324

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1126
 
Length
 
270