Born to a distinguished imperial Roman sentaorial family. Bishop of Capua, Italy in 430. Founded the basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore which survived the Saracens invasion and became the core of the rebuilt city.
- late 4th century
- c.449 of natural causes
- “Saint Symmachus of Capua“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 October 2013. Web. 3 May 2015. <>