- James Byrd
- James Beard
Lay man in the apostolic vicariate of England, raised as a Protestant and converting to Catholicism at age 19. Considered entering the Douai seminary in Rheims, France, but decided against it and returned to England. He refused to take the Oath of Sumpremacy and was executed for his loyalty to the Church.
- “Blessed James Bird“. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 March 2015. Web. 2 May 2016. <>