Blessed Thomas Somers

Also known as

  • Thomas Wilson

Memorial

Profile

Schoolmaster. Seminarian in Douai, France. Priest. Returned to England to minister to covert Catholics in London, sometimes using the alias Thomas Wilson. Arrested and condemned to death for the crime of being a priest. Martyred with Saint John Roberts.

Born

  • Skelsmergh, Westmoreland, England

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Thomas Somers“. Saints.SQPN.com. 9 December 2013. Web. 31 August 2014. <>