Saint Aldegundis

[Saint Aldegundis]Also known as

  • Adelgundis
  • Aldegonda
  • Aldegonde
  • Aldegondes
  • Aldegun
  • Aldegunais
  • Aldegund
  • Orgonne

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Daughter of Saint Walbert of Hainault and Saint Bertilia; sister of Saint Waldetrudis; aunt of Saint Madalberta. Lived in the convent at Mons, Belgium with Waldetrudis. Benedictine abbess. Hermitess at Maubeuge Abbey; her cell became the core of a Benedictine monastery she founded, and she served as its first abbess. Visionary. Friend of Saint Humbert of Pelagius.

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  • “Saint Aldegundis“. Saints.SQPN.com. 25 February 2014. Web. 29 July 2014. <>