Book of Saints – Austreberta

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AUSTREBERTA (Saint) Virgin. (February 10) (8th century) A Saint of the North of France who fled from her home to escape being forced into a marriage against her will. She received the veil from Saint Omer. She died Abbess of Pavilly A.D. 704. Some of her relics are said to have been brought to Canterbury by the Norman invaders (A.D. 1066).

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  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Austreberta”. Book of Saints, 1921. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 August 2012. Web. 25 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/book-of-saints-austreberta/>