Book of Saints – Gemma


(Saint) Virgin Martyr (June 20) (Date unknown) The Christian daughter of a Pagan nobleman in Saintonge (France), who was so severely beaten by her own father for refusing to marry a Pagan that she died of the injuries received in the prison to which she had been consigned.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Gemma”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 June 2013. Web. 20 September 2021. <>