Saint Paternus of Avranches

Pictorial Lives of the Saints illustration of Saint Paternus of AvranchesAlso known as

  • Foix
  • Padarn
  • Pair
  • Patier

Memorial

Profile

Son of Patranus. Monk at Ansion, France. Hermit near Coutances, France. Bishop of Avranches, France.

Born

Died

  • c.568 of natural causes

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Paternus of Avranches“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 June 2015. Web. 7 July 2015. <>