Saint Colman Muillin of Derrykeighan – Feast Day – January 1

Today is Friday, February 3, 2023

Saint Colman Muillin of Derrykeighan was born in March 17 461 in Ireland, Europe. He worked in Ireland and died in Ireland. His feast Day is celebrated on January 1 every year.

Saint Colman Muillin of Derrykeighan Biography
Date of Birth March 17 461
Country of Birth Ireland of Europe
Profession N/A
Place of Work Ireland
Date of Death N/A
Place of Death Ireland
Feast Day January 1
Beatification Beatified by Pre congregation
Canonization Canonized by Pre congregation
Patron Saint of N/A

Saint Colman Muillin of Derrykeighan Life History

The Holy Colman had the nickname Muillin (“of the mill”). He came from Derrykeighan (Doire Caocháin) in the Lower Dunluce Baronium in the county of Antrim in that part of the northern province of Ulster in Ireland which is now part of the United Kingdom.

Saint Patrick gave Colman a Christian education. He probably became a hermit of which Ireland would produce so much in the following centuries.

Saint Colman Muillin of Derrykeighan Date of birth

He was born in the early 6th Century living no data about his specific date of birth but we will update this information soon.

Place of birth

There are no data based on where exactly he was born but few sources suggest that he was born in Ireland in the early 6th Century.

Family Background

Colman belonged to the son of Conall and his half-siblings with the same mother,namely:  Caolán of Nendrum, Colman of Conry and Fursa of Péronne, the genus Ulaidh of the North East Ulster.

His mother was Brónach, whose father Milac is said to have kept Saint Patrick of Ireland (Pádraig) (about 389-461) in slavery spending six years before escaping.

Profession

Saint Patrick gave Colman a Christian education. He probably became a hermit of which Ireland would produce so much in the following centuries.

He was a Late 6th-century member of a gang of bandits who was brought to the faith by Colman Elo of Lynally. The name “miller” and its variants comes from his use of a mill as a place of worship.

Saint Colman Muillin of Derrykeighan Date of Death

His date of death is not revealed but we are keeping tabs and we will update this information soon.

Saint Colman Muillin of Derrykeighan Place of Death

His place of death is not revealed but we are keeping tabs and we will update this information soon.

Saint Colman Muillin of Derrykeighan Feast Day

He is among the saints whose feast Day is being remembered or celebrated on January 1.

Beatification

He was beatified by the Pre Congregation process though there no data specifying that information.

Canonization

He was canonized by the Pre Congregation process though there no data specifying that information.

Patron Saint of

St. Colman Muillin of Derrykeighan patron saints are not known but we are keeping tabs and we will update this information soon.


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