Blessed Thomas Percy

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


Married layman in the apostolic vicariate of England. Seventh Earl of Northumbria. Awarded the Order of the Garter on 22 April 1563. During the schism in England, Thomas stayed loyal to the Vatican as head of the Church. Martyred in the persecutions of Elizabeth I.




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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Thomas Percy“. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 August 2018. Web. 28 November 2021. <>