History

Key dates

From the time of the Merovingians to the Norman invasions

- Circa 600 AD birth of Saint Wandrille.

- 630 Saint Wandrille in Montfaucon, with Saint Balfrid.

- 631 Saint Wandrille in Saint-Ursanne.

- ???? Saint Wandrille in Bobbio.

- 637 Saint Wandrille in Romainmôtier.

- 1st March 649 founding of the monastery by Saint Wandrille and his nephew Gond.

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Key people

Abbots of Fontenelle

Monks who have died since the re-foundation of 1894

Saints of Fontenelle

Blessed dom Louis-François Lebrun, monk of Saint-Wandrille and martyr

Dom Jean Martial Besse

Dom Joseph Pothier

Monseigneur Stanislas de Stacpoole

Historical information

Beeswax polish and microfilm

Archives

Products and production in the abbey

The refectory of Saint-Wandrille, one thousand years of history

Maurist Priors