Benignus of Lesmahago

Introduction

This is a saint listed in Forbes, Kalendars. He may be an offshoot of the cult of Beinian m. Seiscnéin.

Related Saints

Same as Beinian m. Seiscnéin of Armagh (probable)

It may, however, be the case that the saint has simply been invented by Dempster.

Related Personal Names

Name

Beinian (possible)

Name

Benignus (certain)

Feast days

Day of Year

August 9

Calendar

Calendar of Saints by Thomas Dempster

Source code

K. Dempster

Source title

Calendar of Saints by Thomas Dempster

Editors

Forbes, A. P.

Secondary Title

Kalendar of Scottish Saints

Pages

177-229

Year

1872

Quote from source

Lesmohago Benigni presbyteri

Notes

Dempster is the sole reference to this Benignus.