- Wistan of Evesham
- Wigstan of Mercia
Prince of Mercia, the son of Wigmund of Mercia and Ælfflæd, daughter of King Ceolwulf I of Mercia. Killed in his youth by his regent Bertulph, king of Mercia, for opposing the marriage of Bertulph to Wistan’s mother. Some writers have considered him a martyrs.
- murdered in 849
- buried in Repton, England
- miracles reported at his tomb
- relics translated to the Evesham Abbey, and then the Evesham cathedral