Blessed Antonio Vallesio

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Profile

Mercedarian missionary to Tunisia. Arrested by Muslim authorities for preaching Christianity, sentenced to forced labour, but simply dragged outside of town and murdered. Martyr.

Born

Died

  • stoned to death in 1293 outside Tunis, Tunisia

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Antonio Vallesio“. Saints.SQPN.com. 9 April 2013. Web. 20 September 2014. <>