- Pelagius the Martyr
Left with Moors at age 10 as a hostage for his captured Christian uncle. Three years later, when Pelagius had not been ransomed, he was offered his freedom and a reward if he would convert to Islam and denounce Christianity; he declined. Martyred at age 13.
- “Saint Pelagius of Oviedo“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 May 2009. Web. 27 March 2015. <>