Raised Protestant. Studied at Saint Johns College, Cambridge, England. Soldier. Convert to Catholicism. Studied in Douai, France. Ordained in 1577. Returning to England, he spent 20 years ministering to covert Catholics in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. Arrested for the crime of priesthood. Martyr.
- Etton, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
- “Blessed William Andleby“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 June 2013. Web. 27 November 2015. <>