Book of Saints – Sidwell

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(Saint) Virgin Martyr (August 1) (Date uncertain) Probably of British (not Anglo-Saxon) lineage. She is said to have lived in the West of England; and there are churches dedicated to her in Devonshire, chiefly in the neighbourhood of Exeter. But particulars of her life, and especially as to how it came about that she was venerated as a Martyr, are lacking.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Sidwell”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 1 August 2016. Web. 21 January 2019. <>