Book of Saints – Martyrs in Africa – 16 October


AFRICA (MARTYRS IN). (October 16) (Date uncertain) Two hundred and twenty Christians commemorated from ancient times as having suffered death for Christ on a sixteenth day of October. But neither the year, nor the precise place, nor any details of their martyrdom, have come down to us.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Martyrs in Africa”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 May 2012. Web. 25 September 2020. <>