Book of Saints – Tryphonia

main article for Saint Tryphonia of RomeArticle

(Saint) Widow (October 18) (3rd century) Supposed to have been the Christian wife of the persecuting Emperor Decius. But the best authorities are content to describe her as a Roman Widow who by her holiness of life merited to be venerated as a Saint.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Tryphonia”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 October 2016. Web. 23 September 2017. <>