Born to the nobility, and related to Saint Rudesind of Mondoñedo. Raised by her aunt, Blessed Godina who as abbess of the convent of Saint John in modern Vieira do Minho, Portugal, a house founded by her father. Senorina joined the convent as a nun, eventually became its abbess. and then moved the convent and sisters to Basto, Portugal.
- buried at the abbey church at the convent of Saint John in Basto, Portugal
- miraculous healings reported at her tomb including that of future King Alfonso II of Portugal
- “Saint Senorina of Basto“. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 April 2016. Web. 27 August 2016. <>