Book of Saints – Merwenna

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(Saint) Virgin (May 13) (10th century) The first Abbess of Rumsey (Hampshire). Under her rule, it is stated that the monastery was a “veritable school of religious perfection.” Probably identical with Saint Merewenna, which see.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Merwenna”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 November 2015. Web. 19 November 2017. <>