Saint Hedda of Wessex

Profile

  • Hedda of Dorchester
  • Hedda of Winchester

Memorial

Profile

Benedictine monk. Abbot at Whitby, Yorkshire, England. Bishop of the Wessex, England region in 676; he served for almost 40 years. Established his see at Dorchester, then Winchester. Adviser to King Ina.

Born

Died

  • 705 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Hedda of Wessex“. Saints.SQPN.com. 1 September 2013. Web. 1 August 2014. <>