Book of Saints – Almedha


ALMEDHA (ELED, ELEVETHA) Virgin Mary (August 1) (6th century) A daughter or granddaughter of the famous King Brychan of Brecknock. The tradition is that she suffered martyrdom in a hill near Brecknock, at the hands of the heathen, sometime in the sixth century.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Almedha”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 May 2012. Web. 10 May 2021. <>