Saint Murtagh of Killala

Also known as

  • Muredach
  • Muiredach

Memorial

Profile

Disciple of Saint Patrick, and may have been a relative. First bishop of Killala, Ireland, consecrated by Patrick c.443. In later years he became a hermit on the island of Innesmurray.

Canonized

Patronage

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Murtagh of Killala“. Saints.SQPN.com. 26 August 2014. Web. 17 September 2014. <>