Saint Torpes of Pisa

detail of an Italian holy card of Saint Torpes of Pisa by Bertoni, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Torpete
  • Torpetius
  • Torpè
  • Torpès
  • Tropesius
  • Tropez

Memorial

Profile

Martyred in the persecutions of Nero. Nothing else is known for sure, though that never slowed early writers who created lengthy biographies of him. Saint-Tropez, France is named for him.

Died

Canonized

Patronage

Representation

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Torpes of Pisa“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 August 2019. Web. 12 December 2019. <>