Known in his day for his learning. First Anglo-Saxon to be ordained a bishop, succeeding Saint Paulinus of York to the see of Rochester, England in 644, consecrated by Saint Honorius. Miraculous cures, especially of the eyes, recorded at his tomb.
- at Kent, England
- “Saint Ithamar of Rochester“. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 June 2015. Web. 27 May 2016. <>