Book of Saints – Germanus of Besancon


(Saint) Bishop, Martyr (October 11) (4th century) The successor of Saint Desideratus in the See of Besancjon. Particulars of his life have been lost, but it appears certain that he met his death at the hands of heretics (probably Allans) about the end of the fourth century.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Germanus of Besancon”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 July 2013. Web. 16 February 2019. <>