Saint Kyneburga of Castor

Also known as

  • Cyneburgh
  • Cyneburga

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Profile

Daughter of Pendra of Mercia, a fierce opponent of Christianity. Sister of Saint Kyneswide. Relative of Saint Tibba. Benedictine nun. Founder and abbess of Dormancaster (now Castor) abbey in Northamptonshire, England.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Kyneburga of Castor“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 February 2015. Web. 1 March 2015. <>