Saint Adjutor of Vernon

photograph of a statue of Saint Adjutor at la coll├ęgiale de Vernon, France; taken on 19 March 2007 by theoliane; swiped off the Wikipedia web siteAlso known as

  • Adjoutr
  • Ajutre
  • Ayutre

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Lord of Vernon-sur-Seine. Norman knight in the First Crusade in 1095 during which he was captured by Muslims who tried to force him to abandon his faith. He escaped, apparently swimming to freedom, returned to France, and became a Benedictine monk at Tiron, France. Hermit in his later years.

Born

  • Normandy (part of modern France)

Died

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Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Adjutor of Vernon“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 March 2014. Web. 17 September 2014. <>