His mother was a Christan convert from Islam; his sister Maria became a nun. Educated at the monastery of Saint Felix. Deacon in Moorish-occupied Cordoba, Spain, working with Saint Peter. Martyred in the persecutions of Abderrahman for denouncing Mohammed.
- Elepha (modern Niebla), Huelva, Spain
- beheaded on 7 June 851 at Cordoba, Spain
- body put on display for public abuse, then burned and ashes dumped in the Guadalquivir river
- “Saint Wallabonsus of Cordoba“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 June 2015. Web. 26 August 2016. <>