New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed Robert Salt


Martyr. Died in 1537 in Newgate prison, London. Carthusian lay brother. Imprisoned for refusing the Oath of Supremacy, and starved to death along with Thomas Johnson and the other Carthusians. Beatified in 1886.

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Robert Salt”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 September 2012. Web. 20 January 2019. <>