- Sylvia of Rome
Sister of Saint Tarsilla. Married to Gordianus, a Roman regionarius. Mother of two sons, one of which was Pope Saint Gregory the Great. After the death of her husband, Silvia devoted herself to religious life, living in a cell like an early anchoress. Noted for her great personal piety.
- “Saint Silvia of Rome“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 October 2009. Web. 1 April 2015. <>