Book of Saints – Nectan

main article for Saint Nectan of HartlandArticle

(Saint) Martyr (June 17) (6th century) The Patron Saint of Hartland in Devonshire. He was one of the descendants of the famous prince, Brychan of Brecknock. The circumstances of his death, which have justified his being accounted a Martyr, are not now known.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Nectan”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 March 2016. Web. 5 August 2021. <>