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Description - Monastery

Nazareth, Regularissen in Waalwijk, Noord-Brabant, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 432
Name (Dutch) Nazareth, Regularissen
Name (English) Nazareth Monastery, Regular Canonesses
Patron saint(s)
  • Our Lady
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Noord-Brabant, NL - Netherlands
Settlement Waalwijk
Coordinates 133/411A
Diocese before 1559 Liege
Diocese after 1559 's-Hertogenbosch
Parish Waalwijk
Date of foundation ca.1450-1454
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s) Sisters from St Mary Magdalene's convent of tertiaries in Amsterdam.
Religious order
Type of religious order Canonesses Regular
Associated with Chapter of Venlo
Type of institution women
Mother house
Name of the mother house
Phases in the institutional history 1471: Regular Canonesses. 1485: Chapter of Venlo.
Date of transition to secular management
Date of dissolution 1733
Additional remarks
Extant memorial objects and/or texts concerning memoria
Memorial objects
Text carriers
  • Schoengen, M., Monasticon Batavum I: De Franciscaansche orden (Amsterdam 1941), 194-195
  • Schoengen, M., Monasticon Batavum II De Augustijnsche orden, benevens de broeders en zusters van het gemeene leven (Amsterdam 1941), 201

Building history

General date of construction
Church or chapel(s)
Burial ground
Date of consecration
Date of clearance
Extant building remnants
Additional remarks
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