Saxon princess in East Anglia.
She built a monastery on the West bank of the River Ouse where she ruled as abbess until she died of plague.
Her specialist subject is the cure of sore throats, and a blessing to mark the subject is held every year at the church named after her in Ely Place, London.
St. Etheldreda Facts and Figures
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Alternative names: Æthelthryth, Aethelthryth, Audrey, Awdrey, Ethelreda, Æðelþryð
Birth and Death Dates: 630-679
Celebration or Feast Day: June 23rd
Role: Unknown at present
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Popularity index: 79
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Article last updated on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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