S. Caterina de Monte Sinai
Community ID
 
2626
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Catera fra Pace
 
Town
 
Foligno
 
Diocese
 
Foligno
 
Medieval Location
 
At the summit of Mt. Castiglione, near Treggio and S. Sebastiano. In 1379, S. Caterina transferred to the city, to Cappane, because the castle at the summit was destroyed.
 
Date Founded
 
1226
 
Date Terminated
 
1470 (See
 
Religious Order
 
Poor Clares
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by Fra Egidio, Bishop of Foligno, at the request of Clare of Assisi.

 
Notable Heads
 

Abbess in 1390 (as noted in a document dated May 12) was Dominia Annesis Cole.

 
Population Counts
 

9 in 1390

 
Incorporated By
  
Manuscript Sources
 

Foligno, Archivio Notarile: 1) Francesco di Antonio [1382-1390]; 2) Gervisa Masseo [1370] n.c.

 
Published Primary Sources
  
Miscellaneous Information
 

The community received a 40-day indulgence from Bishop Paul of Foligno on September 23, 1370.

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1226
 
Date Finished
 
1470
 
Length
 
699