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MARTYRS OF ENGLAND AND WALES († 1535-1680)

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[1]           JOHN FISHER AND THOMAS MORE

           

    22 June 1535 in London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        1.    JOHN FISHER

                bishop of Rochester; cardinal

                born: 1469 in Beverly, Yorkshire, England (United Kingdom)

           

    06 July 1535 in London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        2.    THOMAS MORE

                layperson of the archdiocese of Westminster; married

                born: 07 February 1478 in London, England (United Kingdom)

           

       

        competent forum: Westminster

        CCS protocol number: not applicable

        type of cause: martyrdom

       

        confirmation of cult: 29 December 1886

        opening of diocesan inquiry:

        closing of diocesan inquiry:

        decree on writings:

        introduction of cause:

        decree « non cultu »:

        opening of apostolic process:

        closing of apostolic process:

        decree on validity of informative and apostolic processes:

        antepreparatory congregation:

        preparatory congregation:

        general congregation: 

        promulgation of decree on martyrdom:

        decree on resumption of canonization cause:

            opening of informative process on first miracle for canonization: 

            closing of informative process on first miracle for canonization: 

            opening of informative process on second miracle for canonization: 

            closing of informative process on second miracle for canonization: 

            decree on validity of informative processes on miracles:

            meeting of the Medical Board:

            antepreparatory congregation on miracles:

            preparatory congregation on miracles:

            general congregation on miracles:

            promulgation of decree on miracles:

        canonization: 19 May 1935

               

        information: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales,

                                         39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX, UNITED KINGDOM

        website:

               

               

The Forty Holy Martyrs of England and Wales

 

           

[2]          CUTHBERT MAYNE AND 39 COMPANION

                MARTYRS OF ENGLAND AND WALES

           

    04 May 1535 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

Robert LawrenceJohn Houghton        1.    JOHN HOUGHTON *

                professed priest, Carthusians

                born: ca.1487 in Essex, England (United Kingdom)

        2.    ROBERT LAWRENCE *

                professed priest, Carthusians

                born: ? in (United Kingdom)

        3.    AUGUSTINE WEBSTER *

Richard ReynoldsAugustine Webster                professed priest, Carthusians

                born: ? in (United Kingdom)

        4.    RICHARD REYNOLDS *

                professed priest, Bridgettines

                born: ? in (United Kingdom)

           

           

    ca. 29 December 1539 in Canterbury, Kent, England (United Kingdom)

           

John Stone        5.    JOHN STONE *

                professed priest, Augustinians

                born: ? in (United Kingdom)

           

               

    30 November 1577 in Launceston, Cornwall, England (United Kingdom)

           

Cuthbert Mayne        6.    CUTHBERT MAYNE *

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ca. 1544 in Youlston, Devon, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

    01 December 1581 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

Alexander BriantRalph SherwinEdmund Campion        7.    EDMUND CAMPION *

                professed priest, Jesuits

                born: ca. 1540 in London, England (United Kingdom)

        8.    RALPH SHERWIN *

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ca. 1550 in Rodesley, Derby, England (United Kingdom)

        9.    ALEXANDER BRIANT *

                professed priest, Jesuits

                born: ca. 1556 in Somerset, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

John Paine    02 April 1582 in Chelmsford, Essex, England (United Kingdom)

           

        10.  JOHN PAINE *

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ? in Peterborough, Northampton, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

Luke Kirby    30 May 1582 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        11.  LUKE KIRBY *

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ca. 1549 in Bedale, Yorkshire, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

Richard Gwyn    17 October 1584 in Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales (United Kingdom)

           

        12.  RICHARD GWYN **

                layperson of the apostolic vicariate of England; married

                born: ca. 1537 in Llanidloes, Powys, Wales (United Kingdom)

           

           

Margaret Clitherow    25 March 1586 in York, North Yorkshire, England (United Kingdom)

           

        13.  MARGARET CLITHEROW née MIDDLETON **

                layperson of the apostolic vicariate of England; married

                born: ca. 1550 in York, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

Margaret Ward    30 August 1588 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        14.  MARGARET WARD **

                layperson of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ? in Congleton, Cheshire, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

    10 December 1591 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

Swithun WellsEdmund Gennings        15.  EDMUND GENNINGS **

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: 1567 in Lichfield, Staffordshire, England (United Kingdom)

        16.  SWITHUN WELLS **

                layperson of the apostolic vicariate of England; married

                born: 1536 in Bambridge, Hampshire, England (United Kingdom)

        17.  EUSTACE WHITE **

Polydore PlasdenEustace White                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ? in Louth, Lincolnshire, England (United Kingdom)

        18.  POLYDORE PLASDEN **

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: 1563 in London, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

John Boste    24 July 1582 in Durham, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        19.  JOHN BOSTE **

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: 1543 in Dufton, Cumbria, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

Robert Southwell    21 February 1595 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        20.  ROBERT SOUTHWELL **

                professed priest, Jesuits

                born: 1561 in Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

Henry Walpole    07 April 1595 in York, North Yorkshire, England (United Kingdom)

           

        21.  HENRY WALPOLE **

                professed priest, Jesuits

                born: 1558 in Docking, Norfolk, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

    19 October 1595 in London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        22.  PHILIP HOWARD **

                layperson of the apostolic vicariate of England; married

                born: 1557 in London, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

John Jones    12 July 1598 in Southwark, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        23.  JOHN JONES **

                professed priest, Franciscan Friars Minor (Observants)

                born: 1559 in Clynnog-fawr, Gwynedd, Wales (United Kingdom)

           

           

John Rigby    21 June 1600 in Southwark, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        24.  JOHN RIGBY **

                layperson of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ? in Harrock Hall, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

Anne Line    27 February 1601 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        25.  ANNE LINE née HIGHAM **

                layperson of the apostolic vicariate of England; married

                born: ca. 1565 in Dunmow, Essex, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

Nicholas Owen    02 March 1606 in London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        26.  NICHOLAS OWEN **

                professed religious, Jesuits

                born: ca. 1550 in Oxfordshire, England (United Kingdom)

           

           

Thomas Garnet    23 June 1608 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

           

        27.  THOMAS GARNET **

                professed priest, Jesuits

                born: 1575 in Southwark, London, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

John Roberts    10 December 1610 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

               

        28.  JOHN ROBERTS **

                professed priest, Benedictines

                born: ca. 1576 in Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd, Wales (United Kingdom)

               

               

John Almond    05 December 1612 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

               

        29.  JOHN ALMOND **

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ca. 1577 in Allerton, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

Edmund Arrowsmith    28 August 1628 in Lancaster, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)

               

        30.  EDMUND ARROWSMITH **

                professed priest, Jesuits

                born: 1585 in Haydock, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

Ambrose Barlow    10 September 1641 in Lancaster, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)

               

        31.  EDWARD BARLOW (AMBROSE) **

                professed priest, Benedictines

                born: 1585 in Barlow Hall, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

Alban Roe    31 January 1642 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

               

        32.  BARTHOLOMEW ROE (ALBAN) **

                professed priest, Benedictines

                born: 1583 in Suffolk, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

    01 February 1645 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

               

        33.  HENRY MORSE **

                professed priest, Jesuits

                born: 1595 in Brome, Suffolk, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

John Southworth    28 June 1654 in Tyburn, London, England (United Kingdom)

               

        34.  JOHN SOUTHWORTH **

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: 1592 in Samlesbury Hall, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

John Plessington    19 July 1679 in Chester, Cheshire, England (United Kingdom)

               

        35.  JOHN [WILLIAM] PLESSINGTON **

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ca. 1637 in Dimples, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

    22 July 1679 in Cardiff, Wales (United Kingdom)

               

John LloydPhilip Evans        36.  PHILIP EVANS **

                professed priest, Jesuits

                born: 1645 in Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales (United Kingdom)

        37.  JOHN LLOYD **

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: ca. 1630 in Brecon, Powys, Wales (United Kingdom)

               

               

John Wall    22 August 1679 in Worcester, Worcestershire, England (United Kingdom)

               

        38.  JOHN WALL (JOACHIM OF SAINT ANNE) **

                professed priest, Franciscan Friars Minor (Recollects)

                born: 1620 in Chingle Hall, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

    22 August 1679 in Hereford, Herefordshire, England (United Kingdom)

               

        39.  JOHN KEMBLE **

                priest of the apostolic vicariate of England

                born: 1599 in St. Weonards, Herefordshire, England (United Kingdom)

               

               

David Lewis    22 August 1679 in Usk, Monmouthshire, Wales  (United Kingdom)

               

        40.  DAVID LEWIS **

                professed priest, Jesuits

                born: 1616 in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales  (United Kingdom)

               

               

        competent forum: Westminster

        CCS protocol number: 963

        type of cause: martyrdom

       

        confirmation of cult: 29 December 1886 [*]

        opening of diocesan inquiry:

        closing of diocesan inquiry:

        decree on writings:

        introduction of cause: 15 June 1923 [**]

        decree « non cultu »:

        opening of apostolic process:

        closing of apostolic process:

        decree on validity of informative and apostolic processes:

        promulgation of decree on martyrdom: 08 December 1929 [**]

        beatification: 15 December 1929 [**]

        decree on resumption of the canonization cause: 24 May 1961

        session of historical consultants: 22 January 1969 [*]

        commission of CCS officials and consultants: 03 March 1970 [*]

        session of cardinal and bishop members of the CCS: 24 March 1970 [*]

        promulgation of decree on martyrdom: 04 May 1970 [*]

            opening of diocesan inquiry on miracle for canonization: 05 October 1962

            closing of diocesan inquiry on miracle for canonization: 15 October 1962

            decree on validity of diocesan inquiry on miracle: 11 January 1969

            meeting of the Medical Board: 28 March 1969

            commission of CCS officials and consultants: 03 March 1970

            session of cardinal and bishop members of the CCS: 24 March 1970

            promulgation of decree on miracles: 04 May 1970

instantaneous and permanent healing of Joan Matthewman, a married laywoman, of “sarcoma of left scapula” in Mill Hill, Blackburn, in August 1962.

        canonization: 25 October 1970

       

        information: [see Martyrs of England and Wales:  John Fisher and Thomas More]

        website:

               

Forty Martyrs of England and Wales (Canonization Banner)

               

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