Saint Hortolana of Assisi

Also known as

  • Hortolane
  • Hortulana
  • Ortulana



Married to Count Faverone of Sciffi. Mother of Saint Agnes of Assisi and Saint Clare of Assisi. Pilgrim to assorted holy sites in Europe, and to the Holy Land. Widow. Poor Clare nun in San Damiano Abbey in Assisi, Italy with her daughter Clare.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Hortolana of Assisi“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 January 2013. Web. 26 November 2015. <>