She received the veil from Saint Patrick, and lived at a place called from her Kill-Attracta to this day, in Connaught. Her acts in Colgan are of no authority.
- Father Alban Butler. “Saint Attracta, or Tarahata, Virgin, in Ireland”. , 1866. Saints.SQPN.com. 8 February 2013. Web. 31 January 2015. <>