Saint Valeria of Milan

detail of a bas-relief sculpture of Saint Valeria of Milan and one of her sons taking water to her husband; taken by 1gagnepetit; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Valerie of Milan

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Wife of Saint Vitalis of Milan. Mother of Saint Gervase and Saint Protase. Martyred for given decent burial for Christian martyrs, and then refusing to sacrifice to pagan gods. Some modern writers contend that she may have been a character in a work of fiction mistaken for history.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Valeria of Milan“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 June 2016. Web. 31 August 2016. <>