Saint Gerold of Evreux

Also known as

  • Gerold of Fontenelle

Memorial

Profile

Courtier to Blessed Charlemagne. Left court life to become a monk at the abbey of Fontenelle in Normandy, France. Bishop of Evreux, France in 787. Late in life he resigned his see and returned to life as a monk at Fontenelle.

Died

  • 806 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gerold of Evreux“. Saints.SQPN.com. 13 May 2013. Web. 13 July 2014. <>