Saint Werburgh of Chester

Also known as

  • Werburga
  • Wereburge

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Born a princess, the daughter of King Wulfhere of Mercia and his queen, Saint Ermenilda. Nun. Spiritual student of Saint Etheldreda. Worked for reform in female religious houses throughout England. Reported to read minds.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Werburgh of Chester“. Saints.SQPN.com. 29 January 2014. Web. 28 December 2014. <>