Monk at a monastery in Poitou, France, a place now Saint-Maixent in his honour; he eventually served as abbot. He was highly esteemed by the local laity whom he sheltered during invasions. Known as a miracle worker.
- 515 of natural causes
- “Saint Maxentius of Poitou“. Saints.SQPN.com. 14 May 2014. Web. 28 November 2014. <>