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patron saint of Baislec (Baslick, Co. Roscommon)
daughter of Conn Cétchathach and wife of Ailill Ólomm, king of Munster.

Sagart Ruadh See: Máel Rubai

Saint Gall See: Gall

Saint Gallus See: Gall

  • d. c.303?
Widely venerated saint and martyr.

Saint Gregory the Great See: Gregory the Great

  • fl. 6th/7th c.
  • Saint-Malo, Llancarfan, Alet
Founding saint of Saint-Servan (Aleth) in modern-day Saint-Malo, Brittany.

Saint Ninian See: Ninian

  • fl. 5th century
According to the Acts of the Apostles, a deacon in Jerusalem, a Hellenist convert to Christianity and early Christian martyr. When he was brought to trial for blasphemy, he delivered a speech to defend his faith, which enraged rabbinic officials, as a result of which he was stoned to death.

Saint Ursula See: Ursula

  • d. in or after 1632
  • c. 1520–c. 1584
  • s. xx–xxi