Saint Cwenburgh of Wimborne

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Sister of King Ina of Wessex in England; sister of Saint Cuthburgh of Wimborne. Benedictine nun. With Cuthburgh, she founded a monastery in Wimborne, Dorset, England, and served as abbess there. Many of her Wimborne sisters worked as missionaries to Germany.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cwenburgh of Wimborne”. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 July 2012. Web. 20 September 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-cwenburgh-of-wimborne/>