Saint Althryda

Also known as

  • Alfrida
  • Etheldrytha
  • Altrida

Memorial

Profile

Born a princess, the daughter of King Offa of Mercia. Betrothed to Saint Ethelbert after whose death she retired to Croyland Abbey to live as a hermitess.

Died

  • 834 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Althryda“. Saints.SQPN.com. 25 February 2014. Web. 10 July 2014. <>