Maria of Cordova (d. 851)

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Maria of Cordova (d. 851)

Saint and martyr of the Roman Catholic Church. Born in Cordova, Spain; died Nov 24, 851; sister of the deacon Valabonse.

A Christian, went into hiding following the death of her brother; decided to face the authorities with Flora of Cordova and was martyred with her.

See also Women in World History.

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