Saint Kyneswide of Castor

Also known as

  • Cyneswith
  • Cyneswide
  • Kuneswide

Memorial

Profile

Daughter of Pendra of Mercia, a fierce opponent of Christianity. Sister of Saint Kyneburga. Relative of Saint Tibba. Benedictine nun. Abbess at Dormancaster (now Castor) abbey in Northamptonshire, England.

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Kyneswide of Castor“. Saints.SQPN.com. 11 February 2014. Web. 23 July 2014. <>