Son of an official in Auvergne, France. Kidnapped and sold into slavery, he was ransomed by Abbot Aventinus of Aumont Abbey near Troyes, France. Fidolus became a monk himself, and then abbot of Aumont, which was later called Saint-Phal in memory of his holiness.
- “Saint Fidolus of Aumont“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 May 2015. Web. 7 October 2015. <>