Blessed William Andleby

Memorial

Profile

Raised Protestant. Studied at Saint Johns College, Cambridge, England. Soldier. Convert to Catholicism. Studied in Douai, France. Ordained in 1577. Returning to England, he spent 20 years ministering to covert Catholics in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. Arrested for the crime of priesthood. Martyr.

Born

  • Etton, East Riding of Yorkshire, England

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed William Andleby“. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 November 2013. Web. 22 August 2014. <>