Saint Kyneburga of Castor

Also known as

  • Cyneburgh
  • Cyneburga

Memorial

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.

Born

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Kyneburga of Castor“. Saints.SQPN.com. 11 February 2014. Web. 22 October 2014. <>