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Description - Monastery

Olde Convent, Tertiarissen (Olde Beghijnhof) in Zwolle, Overijssel, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 937
Name (Dutch) Olde Convent, Tertiarissen (Olde Beghijnhof)
Name (English) Old Convent, Tertiaries (Old Beguinage)
Patron saint(s)
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Overijssel, NL - Netherlands
Settlement Zwolle
Coordinates 203/503
Diocese before 1559 Utrecht
Diocese after 1559 Deventer
Parish Zwolle
Date of foundation 1361
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s)
Religious order
Type of religious order Tertiaries
Associated with
Type of institution women
Mother house
Name of the mother house
Phases in the institutional history 1361: Beguines. 1384: Tertiaries / Sisters. 1581: Convent for noblewomen (Jufferenconvent).
Date of transition to secular management
Date of dissolution 1581
Additional remarks
Extant memorial objects and/or texts concerning memoria
Memorial objects
Text carriers
Type of extant material institution archive/archival material
Storage in one place
Short description of the material Inventory 1081: Oude Begijnen of Jufferenconvent te Zwolle, 1366-1826.
Holding institution(s)
Name Historisch Centrum Overijssel (HCO)
Settlement Zwolle, Overijssel, NL
Website
Additional remarks
  • Engen, H. van, De derde orde van Sint-Franciscus in het middeleeuwse bisdom Utrecht. Een bijdrage tot de institutionele geschiedenis van de Moderne Devotie (Hilversum 2006), 79
  • Luijk, Madelon van, Bruiden van Christus. De tweede religieuze vrouwenbeweging in Leiden en Zwolle, 1380-1580 (Zutphen 2004), 29-30, 46-48
  • Wormgoor, I., Uit vrije wil en voor zijn zielenheil. Kerkelijke instellingen in Zwolle en hun functioneren binnen de stedelijke sam enleving tot 1580 (Zwolle 2007), 47-48, 167-170
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Building history

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