St Abb

Title: 
Saint
Other names: 
Her name is sometimes spelled as Aebbe
Dates: 
c 615 - 683

Abb was an Anglo-Saxon princess, the daughter of King Aethelfrith of Bernicia and his wife Acha of Deira. She founded a monastry and nunnery. After her death various miracles were ascribed to her and she was canonised. Her feast day is 25 August.