Blessed James Claxton

Also known as

  • James Clarkson

Memorial

Profile

Raised a devout Catholic. Educated and ordained at Rheims, France in 1582. He returned to England to minister to covert Catholics in Yorkshire, for which ministry he was martyred.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed James, contact
       Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
       39 Eccleston Square
       London SW1V 1BX, UNITED KINGDOM

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed James Claxton“. Saints.SQPN.com. 19 August 2014. Web. 21 August 2014. <>