Son of Roger, the wealthy lord of Falerone, Italy. Studied philosophy and canon law in Bologna, Italy. He abandoned his university studies to become one of the first followers of Saint Francis of Assisi. Pilgrim to the Holy Lands. Considered himself one of the lowest of servants of the Order, he served as a lay brother in several places.
- Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate
- Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints
- Roman Martyrology
- Santi e Beati
- “Blessed Pellegrino of Falerone“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 March 2013. Web. 31 May 2016. <>