New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed Adrian Fortescue

detail from a painting of Blessed Adrian, by Edward Caruna Dingli, Museum of the Order of Saint John, MaltaArticle

Martyr. Knight of Saint John, one of the Fortescues of Salden, Devonshire, and a relative of Anne Boleyn. He was martyred by Henry VIII. (c.1476-1539)

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  • “Blessed Adrian Fortescue”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 July 2012. Web. 20 April 2019. <>