- Chaerymon of Nilopolis
Bishop of Nilopolis, Egypt, a small island in the middle of the River Nile south of Memphis. He was a very old man when the persecutions of Decius began in 250. To escape, Charemon fled into the desert and was never seen again. Considered a martyr as he died due to fleeing persecution of the faith.
- “Saint Chaeremon of Nilopolis“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 December 2010. Web. 5 May 2015. <>