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.
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- “Blessed Walter Pierson“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 May 2014. Web. 22 July 2014. <>