Born to the nobility. Married, mother of three sons, including Saint Evodius. Widow. When she refused an offer of marriage by Prefect Leucatius during the persecutions of Diocletian, he denounced her as a Christian, had her arrested, beaten and executed. Martyr.
- “Saint Theodota of Bithynia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 July 2015. Web. 13 February 2016. <>