Saint Goban

Also known as

  • Gavan
  • Gobain
  • Govan
  • Gobano

Memorial

Profile

Spiritual student of Saint Fursey. Benedictine monk at Burgh-Castle, Suffolk, England. Travelled with Fursey to France where they lived as hermits in the forests of Oise. Murdered by non-Christian raiders.

Born

Died

  • murdered c.670 at Laon, Neuestria (modern Saint-Gobain, France)

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Goban“. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 June 2015. Web. 30 August 2015. <>