Blessed Conor O’Devany

Also known as

  • Conchubhar Ó Duibheanaigh

Memorial

Profile

Franciscan Friars Minor (Observants) priest. Chosen bishop of the diocese of Down and Connor, Ireland on 13 May 1582 by Pope Gregory XIII. Arrested in 1588 in the anti-Catholic panic following the failed invasion by the Spanish Armada. Arrested again in 1611, he is one of the Irish Martyrs.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Conor O’Devany“. Saints.SQPN.com. 13 May 2014. Web. 23 August 2014. <>