Saint Eigil

Also known as

  • Aegilius

Memorial

Profile

Benedictine monk. Abbot of the monastery in Fulda, Germany in 817, a house that was in decline. He restored the community, and trained his successor, Saint Rabanus Maurus.

Died

  • 822 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Eigil”. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 December 2010. Web. 23 October 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-eigil/>