Saint Etheldritha

Also known as

  • Alfreda
  • Alfrida
  • Etelreda

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A princess, the daughter of King Offa of Mercia. Betrothed to Saint Ethelbert of East Anglia. After the murder of Ethelbert, Etheldritha moved to Croyland, England and lived as a Benedictine anchoress.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Etheldritha“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 July 2014. Web. 17 September 2014. <>