Saint Alexander of Rome

the painting 'The Martyrdom of Saint Felicity and Her Seven Sons'; Francesco Coghetti, 19th century; parish church in Ranica, Bergamo, Italy; photographed on 15 December 2007 by Ago76; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsMemorial


Born to the Roman nobility, son of Saint Felicitas of Rome; one of the Seven Holy Brothers. His father died when the boy was very young. Martyred along with his whole family in the persecutions of Emperor Antoninus.



MLA Citation

  • “Saint Alexander of Rome“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 July 2016. Web. 19 April 2021. <>