Born to the nobility, the son of Count Gualterio of Sassovivo, Foligno, Umbria, Italy who gave land to Blessed Mainard the land to build the Benedictine Holy Cross Abbey. Albert became a monk and later abbot there.
- c.1012 of natural causes
- “Blessed Albert of Sassovivo“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 December 2013. Web. 31 August 2016. <>