St. Medana of Galloway, Virgin

19 November

Born in Ireland; 8th century. The virgin Saint Medana fled to Scotland to escape her seducers and lived in Galloway. She is possibly identical with Saint Midnat (f.d. November 18) venerated in West Meath (Benedictines, Encyclopaedia).

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