Saint Henry of Coquet – Saint of the Day – January 16

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St. Henry of Coquet Biography

St. Henry of Coquet Profile. Born: 11th century in Denmark, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 16 January 1127 in Coquet Island, England. Feast Day is celebrated on January 16.


The Memorial of St. Henry of Coquet – Saint of the Day

St. Henry of Coquet Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth 11th century
Country of Birth Denmark of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Missionary
Place of Work England
Date of Death 16 January 1127
Place of Death Coquet Island, England
Feast Day January 16
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Saint’s Biography

Saint Henry of Coquet was born in Denmark in the 11th century. Faced with the prospect of having an unhappy marriage in his home country, he instead settled abroad. He then went to the monastery in Tynemouth in England. Henry lived as a hermit here on Coquet (Cocket) Island off Northumberland without the pressure of family and friends. Joined no order, but lived with monks at Tynemouth, England. He died on January 16, 1127, on Coquet Island, England of natural causes and buried in the church of Blessed Virgin at Tynemouth, England.

Saint Henry of Coquet
St. Henry of Coquet

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