S. Maria de Penardell
Community ID
 
2565
 
Town
 
Pedret
 
Diocese
 
Gerona (Girona)
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1229
 
Date Terminated
 
1436 or later: nuns went to S. Bartomeu de Bell-lloc, and the property went to S. Maria de Roses (see "dependency of," below).
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded for a group of male and female hermits by Ermessenda Sifred.

 
Notable Heads
 

Prioresses: Ermessenda Sifred (1229-41), Vilanova (1254-76), Terrena (1288), Alamanda 91296), Fresca de Soler (1321-27), N. de Frigola (?) (1327 - ??), Dolça d‚Armentera (1345), Clara (1355-69), Ermessenda Sord (1379-82), Francesca Aixilida (1402), Agnès Filella (1436 until transfer to S. Bartomeu de Bell-lloc)

 
Incorporated Communities
  
Dependency Of
 

S. Maria de Roses (male community). Abbot Ponç of S. Maria de Roses gave the community the benedictine rule and placed the community under the protection of his abbey.

 
Published Primary Sources
  
Contributors
 
Marie Kelleher
 
Date Started
 
1229
 
Date Finished
 
1436
 
Length
 
827