Saint Judith of Prussia

Saint Judith of PrussiaAlso known as

  • Judith of Kulmsee
  • Judith of Sangerhausen
  • Judith of Thuringia
  • Jutta of….
  • Giuditta of….



Born to the nobility. Lay woman. Married with children. Widowed when her husband died on a Crusade to the Holy Land. Judith then made financial provision for her children, sold off her property, and spent her remaining years as a hermitess in the territory of the Teutonic Knights, whose grand-master was a relative.


  • c.1200 at Sangerhausen, Thuringia (in modern Germany)



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Judith of Prussia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 June 2015. Web. 29 November 2015. <>