Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Attracta, or Tarahata, Virgin, in Ireland

Article

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.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Attracta, or Tarahata, Virgin, in Ireland”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. Saints.SQPN.com. 8 February 2013. Web. 21 September 2014. <>