Soldier; he later said that soldiers became good monks as they had learned discipline, endurance and obedience. Franciscan lay brother in 1222. At his own request, he was assigned to care for lepers, worked hard, was a beloved nurse, and was known as an ideal Franciscan.
- 1232 in Corneto, Italy of natural causes
- buried at the parish church in Corneto
- relics translated to Deliceto, diocese of Bovino, Italy c.1243
- “Blessed Benvenutus of Gubbio“. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 June 2016. Web. 27 April 2017. <>