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Saint Swithin

Saint Swithin

Birth
Death 862
Burial Winchester, City of Winchester, Hampshire, England
Memorial ID 22151 · View Source
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Former site of St. Swithun's shrine which was here from 1478 until 1538 when it was ordered destroyed by Henry VIII. St. Swithun was Bishop of Winchester & patron saint of Winchester Cathedral from the 10th to the 16th century.

Bio by: Connie Nisinger


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 13 May 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22151
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Saint Swithin (unknown–862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22151, citing Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, City of Winchester, Hampshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .