Book of Saints – Waltheof

main article for Saint Waltheof of MelroseArticle

(Saint) Abbot (August 9) (12th century) A monk of almost princely birth who governed wisely for the space of eleven years the great Abbey of Melrose. He entered into his rest A.D. 1159. Many years later, on his tomb being opened, his body was found to be incorrupt.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Waltheof”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 August 2016. Web. 14 December 2018. <>