Son of an official in Auvergne, France. Kidnapped and sold into slavery, he was ransomed by Abbot Aventinus of Aumont Abbey near Troyes, France. Fidolus became a monk himself, and then abbot of Aumont, which was later called Saint-Phal in memory of his holiness.
- “Saint Fidolus of Aumont“. Saints.SQPN.com. 10 April 2014. Web. 7 March 2015. <>