Saint Cuthburgh of Wimborne

Also known as

  • Cuthburg
  • Cuthburga



Sister of King Ina of Wessex in England; sister of Saint Cwenburgh of Wimborne. Benedictine nun at Barking Abbey in Essex, England where she was a friend of Saint Hildelith. With Cwenburgh, she founded a monastery in Wimborne, Dorset, England, and served as abbess there. Many of her Wimborne sisters worked as missionaries to Germany.



MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cuthburgh of Wimborne“. Congregations of the Faith. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 July 2012. Web. 10 October 2015. <>