Book of Saints – Claudia

Claudia of RomeArticle

(Saint) Widow (August 7) (1st century) A British tradition is to the effect that one of the daughters of King Caractacus, taken with him prisoner to Rome in the time of the Emperor Claudius, became a Christian, and took the name Claudia in Baptism; further, that she married the Senator Pudens, and is the Claudia mentioned with him by Saint Paul (2 Timothy 4:21); that she was the mother of Saint Praxedes and Saint Pudentiana; and that she died at an advanced age in the second century.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Claudia”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 October 2012. Web. 27 January 2022. <>