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

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Walter Pierson“. Saints.SQPN.com. 3 September 2014. Web. 24 October 2014. <>