Blessed Salomea of Galicia

detail of an oil painting of Blessed Salomea, 1837, by Maksymilian Piotrowski; the original is in the Muzeum Okręgowe in Bydgoszczy, Poland; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Salomea of Poland
  • Salomea of Polonia
  • Salome…

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Born to the nobility. Married in her youth to Colomon, a prince of Hungary. Widowed, Salomea followed a call to religious life; she became a Franciscan Poor Clare nun, founded a monastery, and eventually serving as its abbess.

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  • “Blessed Salomea of Galicia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 July 2021. Web. 8 December 2021. <>