Book of Saints – Julia of Troyes


(Saint) Virgin Martyr (July 21) (3rd century) A Christian maiden of Troyes (France), seized by the soldiers of the Emperor Aurelian after his victory over the usurper, Tetricus (A.D. 272). Committed to the charge of Claudius, an officer in the army, she succeeded in converting him to Christianity, and with him was beheaded at Troyes during the ensuing persecution, set on foot by Aurelian.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Julia of Troyes”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 November 2013. Web. 16 January 2019. <>