Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Tochumra, Virgin in Ireland


He was titular saint of the parish of Tochumracht, in the diocess of Fenabore, otherwise called Killfenora; the cathedral of which bears the name of Saint Fachnan, who seems to have been the first bishop of this see, which is situated in Munster; but since the year 1660 is annexed to the archbishopric of Tuam.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Tochumra, Virgin in Ireland”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 June 2013. Web. 22 September 2021. <>