Book of Saints – Ebba the Younger and Others


EBBA THE YOUNGER, and OTHERS (Saints) Martyrs (August 23) (9th century) The noble Virgin-Martyrs of Coldingham who, assaulted by the heathen Danes, courageously protected their honour by mutilating their faces, enraged at which the barbarians burned them alive in their monastery (A.D. 870).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Ebba the Younger and Others”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. November 2012. Web. 21 April 2019. <>