Book of Saints – Thomas Percy

portrait of Blessed Thomas Percy, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiArticle

(Blessed) Martyr (August 22) (16th century) An Earl of Northumberland, a virtuous nobleman, steadfast in the profession of the Catholic Faith, who, on his life being offered him on condition of his turning Protestant, preferred to lose it for Christ’s sake. He was beheaded at York, August 22, A.D. 1572.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Thomas Percy”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 August 2016. Web. 8 December 2016. <>