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1910 New Catholic Dictionary

Yves, Saint

Confessor, born Kermartin, Brittany, 1253; died Louannec, 1303. Educated at Paris, he practised law at Rennes and Treguier, and later joined the Franciscan tertiaries. Ordained, 1284, he was appointed to the parish of Tredrez and later to Louannec, where he served as bishop's judge, and lawyer of the poor. Patron of lawyers. Emblem: a cat. Canonized, 1347. Relics at Treguier. Feast, May 19,.

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Entry for 'Yves, Saint'. 1910 New Catholic Dictionary. 1910.

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