Emma of Barcelona
ID:
 
1546
 
Birth Date:
 
880 (circa)
 
Death Date:
 
942
 
Country:
 
Spain
 
Region:
 
Catalonia
 
Diocese:
 
Barcelona
 
Town:
 
Barcelona
 
Region:
 
Catalonia
 
Diocese:
 
Vich
 
Town:
 
S. Joan de les Abadesses
 
Location of Work:
 
S. Joan de les Abadesses
 
Family:
 

Daughter of Wifred "the Hairy," and his wife Guinedilda, first Count and Countess of Barcelona.

 
Social Status:
 

Noble

 
Communities:
  
Religious Titles:
 

Abbess

 
Religious Roles:
 

First abbess of S. Joan de les Abadesses, which her parents founded for her.

 
Misc Info:
 

Funerary monument for Abbess Emma is located at the church of the still-extant (though currently male) community.

 
Contributor:
 
Marie Kelleher