Saint Murtagh of Killala

Also known as

  • Muredach
  • Muiredach

Memorial

Profile

Disciple of Saint Patrick, and may have been a relative. First bishop of Killala, Ireland, consecrated by Patrick c.443. In later years he became a hermit on the island of Innesmurray.

Canonized

Patronage

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Murtagh of Killala“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 July 2012. Web. 29 March 2015. <>