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St. Elizabeth of Hungary, T.O.S.F.
Sainte Elisabeth de Hongrie-Musée de l'Oeuvre Notre-Dame-freigestellt.jpg
St. Elizabeth o Hungary
Bavarie airtist (ca. 1520), Musée de l’Œuvre Notre-Dame, Strasbourg, Fraunce
Widow and religious
Born 7 Julie 1207(1207-07-07)
Sárospatak (or Pozsony), Kinrick o Hungary (modren-day Bratislava, Slovakie)
Dee'd 17 November 1231(1231-11-17) (aged 24)
Marburg, Landgraviate o Thuringia, Haly Roman Empire (modren-day Hesse, Germany)
Veneratit in Roman Catholic Kirk
Anglican Church
Lutheran Kirk
Canonised 27 Mey 1235[1][2][3], Perugia, Italy by Pape Gregory IX
Major shrine St. Elizabeth Kirk,
Marburg, Germany
Feast 17 November
19 November (General Roman Calendar 1670-1969)[4]
Attributes Roses, croun, fuid basket
Patronage hospitals, nurses, bakers, brides, coontesses, dyin bairns, exiles, hameless fowk, lace-makers, widows an the Third Order o St. Francis

Elizabeth o Hungary, T.O.S.F., (German: Heilige Elisabeth von Thüringen, Hungarian: Árpád-házi Szent Erzsébet, 7 Julie 1207 – 17 November 1231)[5] wis a princess o the Kinrick o Hungary, Landgravine o Thuringie, Germany, an a greatly veneratit Catholic saunt wha wis an early member o the Third Order o St. Francis, bi which she is honoured as its patroness.[6]

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  1. Wolf, Kenneth Baxter, ed. (2010-11-24). The Life and Afterlife of St. Elizabeth of Hungary: Testimony from her Canonization Hearings. Oxford University Press. p. x. ISBN 9780199732586. Retrieved 2013-12-22. 
  2. Hackett, Mary, ed. (1848). The life of Saint Elizabeth of Hungary, Dutchess of Thuringia. Books.google.com. p. 244. Retrieved 2013-12-22. 
  3. Paolo Bonavoglia. "Perpetual calendar". Astro.bonavoglia.eu. Retrieved 2013-12-22. 
  4. Calendarium Romanum (Libreria Editrice Vaticana 1969), p. 108
  5. Catholic Encyclopedia "St. Elizabeth of Hungary" Check value (help). Catholic Encyclopedia. 
  6. "Saint Elizabeth of Hungary". Encyclopædia Britannica.