An only child born to a poor but pious family, she was early drawn to religious life and the care of people even poorer than herself. Joining the Order of Saint John of Jerusalem at age 15, she lived a nun‘s life for 55 years. Had the gift of miraculously healing.
- feast of the Holy Trinity, 28 May 1206 in Pisa, Italy of natural causes
- miraculous healings reported at her tomb
- some relics translated to Malta on 30 June 1587
- “Saint Ubaldesca Taccini“. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 May 2016. Web. 21 January 2017. <>