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Alexis de Saint-Lô
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Alexis de Saint-Lô

Date of Birth: Late 16th century

Place of Birth: Normandy, France

Date of Death: Probably 1638

Place of Death: Unknown, possibly Rouen


Alexis de Saint-Lô was a Capuchin monk and missionary from Normandy. Born of Calvinist parents, he embraced Roman Catholicism and shortly afterwards entered the Capuchin order, living in a monastery in Rouen, where he distinguished himself as …

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Recheado, Carlene, “Alexis de Saint-Lô”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <>

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