|Born||1086, Douai, France|
|Died||1165, Pecquencourt, France|
|Venerated in||Roman Catholic Church|
Goswin was a Benedictine abbot. Born in Douai, France, he went on to study in Paris, France. Once these were complete Goswin returned to Douai to teach theology. He then entered Anchin Abbey in 1113, and became a Benedictine monk. In 1130 he was made abbot, of Anchin.