- Laura de Córdoba
Married. Widow. Nun and then abbess at Cuteclara during the period of Moorish occupation of Spain. Killed by Muslim authorities for the crime of Christianity. Martyr. One of the Martyrs of Córdoba. The Estadio Santa Laura in Santiago, Chile, and the Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works in northern Chile are named for her. Thomas Love Peacock wrote a ballad about her in his work Gryll Grange.
- Cordoba, Spain
- “Saint Laura of Cordoba“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 July 2015. Web. 25 July 2016. <>