Saint Cuthburgh of Wimborne

Also known as

  • Cuthburg
  • Cuthburga

Memorial

Profile

Sister of King Ina of Wessex in England; sister of Saint Cwenburgh of Wimborne. Benedictine nun at Barking Abbey in Essex, England where she was a friend of Saint Hildelith. With Cwenburgh, she founded a monastery in Wimborne, Dorset, England, and served as abbess there. Many of her Wimborne sisters worked as missionaries to Germany.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cuthburgh of Wimborne“. Congregations of the Faith. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 February 2013. Web. 31 July 2014. <>