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Christina

Chicksands

Elizabeth Walcote
Juliana

Ankerwyke

Mary de Bersingham

Blackborough

Fina

Buckland

Margaret

Shouldham Double Monastery

Matilda James

Goring

Magdalena von Freiburg

Clarissen house in Freiburg

Alice Brakle

Redlingfield

Matrona

Matrona spent the first three years of her monastic life in the male monastery of Bassianos, dressed in disguise. Matrona then moved to a monastery in Emesa, and after traveling to Jerusalem, Mt. Sinai, and Beirut in order to flee her husband, she returned to Constantinople and founded Matrones.

Cecilia
Margery

Aconbury

Rose Everingham
Margaret Wyvile

Easebourne

Alice of Swynnerton

Brewood Black Ladies

Ellen de Berdesette

Thetford

Alice

Godstow

Matilda, Queen of England

Godstow

Cecilia Falstolf

Bungay

Beatrijs van Nazareth

Joined the Beguine community in 1207 for schooling. Entered the Cistercian convent in 1208. Founded her own priory in Nazareth in 1236.

Agnes Olton

Nuneaton

Sarah

Greenfield

Margaret/Margareta Sylemon/Seliman
Elizabeth
Joan Panys

Barrow Gurney

Barbara Mason

Marham

Maude de Beauchamp

Godstow

Edelina

Polesworth

Mary de Felbrigge
Elisenda de Montcada

Founded the monastery of Pedralbes

Ellen Bedingfield
Albreda

Chatteris

Joan Russell
Elizabeth Grosvenor
Matilda de Levelande

Barking

Margaret Pygot

Carrow

Christina

Ilchester

Margaret

Bodmin

Agatha

Littlemore

Maria Cusack

Cluain Iraird

Katharine Hereward
Matilda

Barking

Ida
Agatha of Dutton

S. Mary's Chester

Eleanor

Arden

Agnes de Carleton

Carrow

Willelma de Blachyngdon

Cannington

Juliana

Carrow

Agnes

Studley

Matilda O'Daly

Cluain Iraird

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