Twelve Holy Brothers

Also known as

  • Martyrs of the South

Memorial

Profile

A group of martyrs who died c.303 at various places in southern Italy. In 760 their relics were brought together and enshrined in Benevento, Italy as a group. They are

One tradition describes Saint Boniface of Hadrumetum and Saint Thecla of Hadrumetum as their parents.

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Twelve Holy Brothers“. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 July 2012. Web. 4 May 2015. <>