- Elena Enselmini
Became a Poor Clare nun at age 12, receiving the veil from Saint Francis of Assisi himself at Arcella. Had the gift of inedia, living solely off the Eucharist for months. Her health suffered in adulthood, and she was both blind and mute by her death.
- 1242 of natural causes
- “Blessed Helen Enselmini“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 October 2010. Web. 4 May 2015. <>