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Death: 5th century

Two Byzantine collections of saints' lives, the Menaion of Chifflet and the Mazarine Menaion, commemorate on this date a martyred family of four, who died by fire. Neither the names nor any biographical details of the father, mother, and two sons are recorded. Their names are known only to God, but the sacrifice of their lives for Christ has been remembered.

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