Saint Severus of Avranches – Saint of the Day – February 1

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St. Severus of Avranches Biography

Saint Severus of Avranches Profile. Born: Early Seventh Century in France, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 690 AD in Rouen, France. Feast Day is celebrated on February 1.

The Feast of Saint Severus of Avranches – Saint of the Day

St. Severus of Avranches 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

Early Seventh Century

Country of Birth

France of Europe

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Saints who were Priests



Place of Work


Date of Death

690 AD

Place of Death

Rouen, France

Feast Day

February 1


Beatified by Pre-Congregation


Canonized by Pre-Congregation

Patron Saint of

• against fever
• against migraine
• silk workers
• weavers
• wool manufacturers
• wool weavers
• drapers
• hatmakers, hatters
• milliners

St. Severus of Avranches Biography

He was born to a poor peasant family where he worked as a shepherd in his youthful stage. Later on, he became a Priest, Monk, Abbot, and Bishop of Avranches, France. In his later life, he resigned his profession and returned to monastic life.

St. Severus of Avranches
St. Severus of Avranches

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