Layman. Convert. He was approached by a Protestant minister who claimed to be searching for a priest so he could reconcile with the Church; Henry arranged a meeting with a priest who was in hiding due to state persecution of Catholics, the minister betrayed them to the authorities, and Henry was imprisoned for the crime of hiding a priest. Martyr.
- at Howden, East Riding, Yorkshire, England
- “Blessed Henry Abbot“. Saints.SQPN.com. 1 November 2014. Web. 3 March 2015. <>