Martyr, born Cheshire, England; died Tyburn, England, 1582. He was educated at Oxford (B.A., Brasenose), taught school in London, was ordained at Rome, and was sent to the English mission. He was executed with Blessed Thomas Ford. Beatified, 1888.
- “Blessed John Shert”. . Saints.SQPN.com. 9 August 2013. Web. 31 January 2015. <>