Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Kinnia, Virgin, of Ireland


Her memory was long sacred in Ireland, and her relics were in veneration at Lowth, in the southern part of Ulster: but we have no other authentic account of her actions than that she was baptized by Saint Patrick, and received the religious veil at his hand.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Kinnia, Virgin, of Ireland”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 1 February 2013. Web. 25 November 2015. <>