Edburga of Minster-in-Thanet
|Saint Edburga of Minster-in-Thanet|
|Died||December 13, 759
|Honored in||Roman Catholic Church, Church of England|
Saint Edburga of Minster-in-Thanet (also known as Eadburh and Bugga) was a royal princess, the only daughter of King Centwine and Queen Engyth of Wessex in the 8th century of the Kent royal family and a saint in the Catholic Church.
During her time as an abbess she was able to secure royal charters for the abbey as well as having a new church built there.
- Stephen, Leslie, ed. (1888). "Eadburga (d.751)". Dictionary of National Biography 16. London: Smith, Elder & Co.