Immigrated from Ireland to Cornwall, England to live as a hermit by the sea near Falmouth. His reputation for piety led to would-be students, and he helped spread Christianity through the region. The area of his hermitage, and a holy well are known as Saint Mawes.
- “Saint Maw“. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 May 2016. Web. 25 January 2017. <>