- Sylvia of Rome
Sister of Saint Tarsilla. Married to Gordianus, a Roman regionarius. Mother of two sons, one of which was Pope Saint Gregory the Great. After the death of her husband, Silvia devoted herself to religious life, living in a cell like an early anchoress. Noted for her great personal piety.
- Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate
- Catholic Encyclopedia
- Catholic Online
- New Catholic Dictionary
- Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints
- “Saint Silvia of Rome“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 November 2013. Web. 17 April 2014. <>