She suffered about the year 304, and is named in the Martyrologies under the name of Saint Jerom, Bede, and others. She is said in her acts to have been stoned to death, whilst only a catechumen, praying at the tomb of Saint Agnes.
- Father Alban Butler. “Saint Emerentia, Virgin and Martyr”. , 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 January 2013. Web. 10 October 2015. <>