An interesting example of such an association of the year 1183 is described in the "Histoire générale du Languedoc" (VI, Toulouse, 1879, 106 sqq.), as an "association formed at Le Puy for the restoration of peace".
Pious associations of this kind, however, soon appeared, which were solely under the bishop and had no close connexion with an order.
A general sketch of these latter has been already given in the account of the medieval confraternities of prayer (see P URGATORIAL S OCIETIES ). Confraternities and sodalities, in the present meaning of the word, the only ones which will be here mentioned, had their beginnings after the rise of the confraternities of prayer in the early Middle Ages, and developed rapidly from the end of the twelfth century, i.e. Proofs of this are to be found in the Bullaria and annals of these orders, as those of the Dominicans, the Carmelites, and the Servites. Armellini, "Le chiese di Roma" (2nd ed., Rome, 1891), 20 sqq.; "Historisch-politische Blätter", cxlviii (Munich, 1911), 759 sqq., 823 sqq.; Ebner, "Die acht Brüderschaften des hl. Wolfgang" (Ratisbon, 1894), 182 sq.; Villanueva, "Viage literario a las Iglesias de España", VIII (Valencia, 1821), 258 sqq., Apéndice IV; Gallia Christ., XI, instr. Of the sodalities which came into existence just at this period, particular mention should be made of those called the Sodalities of the Blessed Virgin Mary ( congregationes seu sodalitates B.
h IS FAMILY WAS FAIRLY LARGE CONSISTING OF SISTERS NAMED m ADGE AND k ATHLEEN ALONG WITH BROTHERS t ED, f ELIX, DONALD AND a LLAN (LATTER TWO WERE KILLED IN f RANCE IN w ORLD w AR o NE FIGHTING FOR b RITAIN). His father was Walter Wilkinson His mother was Susan Pepper He married Susan Brown of Stranrear Scotland. He emigrated to Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, about 1882; moved to North Bay, Ontario , then to Lee Valley. Jul 1888 THOMAS WILKINSON died in 1907, Maine Township, Linn County, Iowa and he was buried in Jordan's Grove Cemetery, Central City, Iowa. Stephen became "Grand Master of Railroad Brakemen".
In regard to a "Confraternity of the Mother of God " which existed at Naupactos in Greece about 1050, see "La Confraternità di S.
A carpenter named Pierre (Durant) is given as the founder of this society.
The sodalities of the Church are pious associations and are included among the confraternities and archconfraternities. XXXIV; Mabillon, "Annales Ordinis Benedicti", VI, Lucca, 1745, 361 sqq., ad an. The decline of ecclesiastical life at the close of the Middle Ages was naturally accompanied by a decline of religious associational life, the two being related as cause and effect.
It would not be possible to give a definition making a clear distinction between the sodalities and other confraternities; consequently the development and history of the sodalities are the same as those of the religious confraternities. 1145; Martène, "Thesaurus novus anecdotorum", IV (Paris, 1717), 165 sqq. However, as soon as the Church rose to renewed prosperity in the course of the sixteenth century, by the aid of the Counter-Reformation and the appearance of the new religious congregations and associations, once more there sprang up numerous confraternities and sodalities which laboured with great success and, in many cases, are still effective.
d AD HAD A STILL SURVIVING SISTER NAMED p ATRICIA s TELLA w ILKINSON OF y ORK STREET IN r EGINA WHO LATER MARRIED A m R. harry passed on in 1999 in red deer, alberta AND WAS A CAREER AIRFORCE MAN FOR THE c ANADIAN ARMED FORCES. From the information I have, it appears that the children were named after his wife's side of the family. Richard Wilkinson Indian Head, MD USA - Saturday, July 24, 1999 at (EDT) Frank Wilkinson Hi Everyone, In April 2001 I posted my WILKINSONs from Lancashire. I have changed my email address since then so if anyone thinks they are connected, please get in touch. Pauline in Darwen, Lancashire, England Ann Wilkinson married my G-G-G-Grandfather John Tattersall. Submitter has 2 Studio portraits of Stephen, one dated 1877, Rock Island IL. Also have letters from Stephen to his brother Horace. Contact via e-mail or---Duane Wilkinson 555 Washington St Clatonia NE.