Blessed John Speed

Also known as

  • John Spence
  • one of the Martyrs of England and Wales
  • one of the Durham Martyrs

Memorial

Profile

Layman. Martyred for befriending and protecting Catholic priests, including Saint John Boste, during the persecutions of Elizabeth I.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed John Speed“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 February 2013. Web. 22 May 2015. <>