Summary Page: Former House
Circary at the Time: Livonia
Years of Activity: saec. 13
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 410)
Approximate modern location: Latvia, south of Riga, west of Bauka, near the border with Lithuania.
Elm-Number [See below]: 62b*
Other Comments: Site of the medieval Livonian "capital city" of the Samigallians (Zemgale). This - along with Riga, was our furthest house to the northeast.
* This listing (and the numbers, with a few adjustments after 1995) is based on the map contained in Kaspar Elm's Norbert von Xanten: Adliger, Ordensstifter, Kirchenfürst, Wienand Verlag, Köln, 1984, page 328-329.