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CANFORDHOUSE

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

C/ Valognes: Corresp, 1829-1864, 10/14/1833-8/22/1864

 File — Box 3: Series Series 3, Folder: 40
Identifier: GAMMS.1.3.113
Scope and Contents Sent by several members, from S. Teresa Duck to Baptist Pendrell. In first, 5/20/1829, S. Teresa mentions Clare Joseph's poor health, their departurne from England and setting up at Valognes; news of other Carmels; their own increase in numbers: 4 English, 1 French, and 1 Irish lay sister. 10/14/1833, mentions new prioress at Port Tobacco; burden of school: "I am happy you do not find it as great (an inconvenience) as you expected." Names their confessor (Roby) and mentions new confessor at...
Dates: 10/14/1833-8/22/1864

Canfordhouse: Corresp, account of apparition, n.d., 1/1/1810

 File — Box 3: Series Series 3, Folder: 37
Identifier: GAMMS.1.3.110
Scope and Contents

An account printed in Baltimore, of an apparition described by M. Magdalen of Jesus who died in 1810; printed, with signature of Mo. M. Errington who died in 1813. See copy of same in "Carmel in America", p. 388-389; and note on M. Errington, p. 123.

Dates: 1/1/1810

Canfordhouse: Corresp, M.Errington, 1802, 5/26/1802

 File — Box 3: Series Series 3, Folder: 38
Identifier: GAMMS.1.3.111
Scope and Contents

Concerning death of member, their contract with Port Tobacco; a fragment, in hand of M. Errington.

Dates: 5/26/1802

Canfordhouse: Corresp, M.Errington,1803, 8/24/1803

 File — Box 3: Series Series 3, Folder: 39
Identifier: GAMMS.1.3.112
Scope and Contents Tells of "ruinous situation of our dear convent" in Hoogstraet; they could not recover what they left there and can not return; that Low Countries are under French domination; that if they returned they could not wear the habits, observe their holy rule, or repurchase convent. Reports that Austin nuns regret having returned, and that their superior, Mrs. More, is very ill. Bonaparte is resolved, she reports, to conquer England; England is in return preparing her defense, gives details. She...
Dates: 8/24/1803

Darlington: Corresp, 1820-1829, 12/11/0820-10/30/1829

 File — Box 3: Series Series 3, Folder: 46
Identifier: GAMMS.1.3.119
Scope and Contents From Sister Clare Dalton and Boers (?), Cocken Hall; in 1829, this community moves to Darlington; news of local Carmels; English Carmels are all doing poorly: Canfordhouse must leave because dowager L.Shaftsbury died; they are very upset; 3/2/1821, Spain is suffering from overturn of monasteries (225 suppressed); 10/2/1821, Caroletta Bonaparte had wanted to be a Carmelite, but was not encouraged by Cl. Dalton; they thought her a saint. King's trip to Ireland. There are 18 Carmelites but "it...
Dates: 12/11/0820-10/30/1829