Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Samthana, Virgin, Abbess in Ireland


She founded the monastery of Cluainbronach, on the borders of Meath in Ireland, and departed to our Lord in 738. See Colgan.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Samthana, Virgin, Abbess in Ireland”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 December 2013. Web. 24 March 2018. <>