Blessed Walter Pierson

Memorial

Profile

Carthusian lay brother in the London Charterhouse. Arrested with his brothers for opposing the takeover of the Church by King Henry VIII. Chained standing up in Newgate Prison and left to starve. Martyr.

Died

Beatified

Canonized

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

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Walter Pierson“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 May 2014. Web. 20 August 2014. <>