Blessed Thomas Hemeford

detail from an Italian holy card of Blessed Thomas Hemeford, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Educated at Oxford, England. Convert to Catholicism. Seminarian at the English College in Rome, Italy; ordained in 1583. He returned to England to minister to covert Catholics during the persecutions of Queen Elizabeth I. Arrested and executed for the crime of being a priest. Martyr

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Thomas Hemeford“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 February 2017. Web. 26 June 2017. <>