Confraternity Book

A confraternity book is a medieval memorial book that records the names of people who have entered into a state of brotherhood with a church in some way, often by visiting it in the capacity of a pilgrim.

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Confraternity Books
... The following is a list of earlier medieval confraternity books Confraternity book of St Gall Confraternity book of Reichenau Confraternity book of St Peters, Salzburg Liber memorialis of ...

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