New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed William Filby

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Martyr (c.1557-1582), born Oxfordshire, England; died Tyburn. He studied at Lincoln College, Oxford, and was ordained at Reims, 1581. Sent on the English mission, he was arrested with Blessed Edmund Campion and hanged. Beatified, 1888.

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