Saint Hedda of Wessex

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  • Hedda of Dorchester
  • Hedda of Winchester
  • Edda of…

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Benedictine monk. Abbot at Whitby, Yorkshire, England. Bishop of the Wessex, England region in 676; he served for almost 40 years. Established his see at Dorchester, then Winchester. Adviser to King Ina.

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  • 705 of natural causes

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  • “Saint Hedda of Wessex“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 July 2016. Web. 27 September 2016. <>