May have been a member of the Anglo-Saxon nobility. While a novice at Wilton abbey, King Edgar the Peaceful sought her hand in marriage. She declined, and eventually took her vows as a Benedictine nun. Abbess of convents in Barking and Ilorton in 993.
- “Saint Wulfhilda“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 December 2016. Web. 21 January 2017. <>