Born to the nobility, the daughter of the pagan Valentinianus of Aquileia. As a young woman, she made a private vow, dedicating herself to God. Arrested, tortured and martyred by order of her uncle for becoming a Christian.
- “Saint Thecla of Aquileia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 September 2016. Web. 23 October 2016. <>