Martyrs of Douai

Memorial

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160 priests, laymen and religious who studied at the English College in Douai, France, then returned to minister to covert Catholics in England during a period of government persecution of the Church, and were murdered for their work.

  • Alexander Rawlins
  • Edward Campion
  • Francis Dickinson
  • James Bird
  • James Harrison
  • John Finglow
  • John Goodman
  • John Hewett
  • Matthias Harrison
  • Miles Gerard
  • Polydore Plasden
  • Richard Horner
  • Robert Leigh
  • Robert Morton
  • Robert Watkinson
  • Roger Dickinson
  • Thomas Felton
  • Thomas Ford
  • Thomas Hemerford
  • Thomas Holford
  • William Dean
  • William Freeman
  • William Gunter
  • William Richardson
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Douai“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 July 2015. Web. 31 August 2015. <>