S. Maria de Monteluce
Community ID
 
2649
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Maria de Monte Lucido
 
Town
 
Monteluce (Monte Lucido), a suburb of Perugia
 
Diocese
 
Perugia
 
Date Founded
 
1222, Sept. 20 (other sources claim October 28, 1258)
 
Religious Order
 
Poor Clares
 
Rule
 
Rule of Urban IV
 
Notable Heads
 

Lucia da Foligno, who died December 9, 1499, served as abbess twelve times.

 
Priveleges & Papal Exemptions
 

March 23, 1266: Clement IV confirms the rule of Urban IV for the community.

 
Other Ecclesiastical Relations
 

Reformed by S. Lucia in 1448. Together later cooperated to reform S. Cosma e S. Damiano in Mica Aurea on November 29, 1451.

 
Relative Wealth
 

Wealthy.

 
Assets/Property
 

Owned land, vineyards, houses, olive trees and forests at Valliano, S. Maria de Oliveteto [sic?], Bolserano, Monteleone, Galterio, :upazone, Marignano, Casale and Villa di Campo. Also Chiesa di S. Maria di Presso, and Chiesa di Castiglione di Valle.

 
Published Primary Sources
 

Ricordanze del Monastero di S. Lucia osc. in Foligno (cronache 1424-1786), p. 61, no. 101; pp. 215-216, n. 612; p. 296, n. 762; pp. 254-255, n. 719. See also p. 380.

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1222
 
Length
 
534