Saint Fructuosus of Tarragona

detail of a painting of the martyrdom of Saint Fructuous, Augurius and Eulogius; 18th century, artist unknown; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageMemorial


Bishop of Tarragona, Spain. Arrested on 16 January 259 by the Roman governor Emilian. Martyred with Saint Augurius and Saint Eulogius in the persecutions of Valerian. Saint Augustine wrote in praise of these martyrs.




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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Fructuosus of Tarragona“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 January 2013. Web. 28 November 2015. <>