New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed John Shert


Martyr, born Cheshire, England; died Tyburn, England, 1582. He was educated at Oxford (B.A., Brasenose), taught school in London, was ordained at Rome, and was sent to the English mission. He was executed with Blessed Thomas Ford. Beatified, 1888.

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed John Shert”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 May 2013. Web. 9 May 2021. <>