Book of Saints – Hereswitha

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(Saint) Queen (September 3) (7th century) A Princess of the Royal family of Northumbria and sister of Saint Hilda. On the death of her husband, Saint Ethelbert, King of the East Angles, she lived a life of great fervour as a nun at Chelles in France, till her holy death, late in the seventh century.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Hereswitha”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 September 2016. Web. 19 September 2020. <>