New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed William Horne

Blessed William HorneArticle

Martyr (1541), died Tyburn, England. He was a Carthusian lay brother at the Charterhouse in London. Denying the royal supremacy, he was imprisoned, 1537, at Newgate, with the other Carthusian martyrs. His companions died of starvation, but Horne survived, and was hanged four years later.

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