- John Anne
Married layman cloth merchant in Wakefield, England. Father of several children. A widower, he divided his property among his children, and studied for the priesthood in Rheims, France. Ordained in 1581. He returned to England as a home missioner to covert Catholics. Arrested at the home of a Mr Murton in Lancashire for the crime of priesthood. Martyred with Blessed Robert Dalby.
- at Wakefield, West Riding, England
- “Blessed John Amias“. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 March 2010. Web. 30 August 2015. <>