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Rev. Alban Butler (1711–73). Volume XII: December. The Lives of the Saints. 1866.

December 25

St. Eugenia, Virgin and Martyr

SHE suffered at Rome under Valerian about the year 257, and is mentioned by St. Avitus, 1 though we have no authentic acts of her sufferings, those recited by Metaphrastes and Surius deserving no notice. She is also mentioned in the lives of SS. Protus and Hyacinthus, MM. on the 11th of September, p. 116.  1
Note 1. S. Avitus de Virgin. l. 6, p. 1312. [back]