- Doiminic Ó Coileáin
Son of John and Felicity Collins. Dominic embarked on a military career, and rose to the rank of Captain. However, following a trip to Santiago del Compostela in Spain, he resigned his commission to become a Jesuit novice and lay brother. Assigned to Ireland in 1601. Arrested on 17 June 1602, he was imprisoned, tortured and executed for promoting his faith. One of the Irish Martyrs.
- if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed Dermot, contact
Irish Bishops‘ Conference
Saint Patrick‘s College
Maynooth, County Kildare, IRELAND