Saint Wilfrida

Also known as

  • Wuifritha
  • Wulfritha

Memorial

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Mother of Saint Edith of Wilton, the result of adultery with King Edgar the Peaceable. Benedictine nun at Wilton, England, hoping that a life in the convent would make up for her sins. Spiritual student of Saint Ethelwald. Abbess of Wilton.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Wilfrida“. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 August 2009. Web. 3 August 2015. <>