Saint Bonitus of Clermont

Also known as

  • Bonet
  • Bonnet
  • Bont

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Chancellor to King Sigebert III of Austrasia. Appointed governor of Marseilles by King Thierry III in 667. Bishop of Clermont, France in 689. He resigned the see when doubts arose about the validity of his election. Bonitus spent his later years as a holy hermit at the Benedictine abbey of Manglieu, Clermont. Pilgrim to Rome, Italy.

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  • “Saint Bonitus of Clermont“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 January 2014. Web. 2 August 2014. <>