Saint James Buzabaliao

image of a holy card of the Martyrs of Uganda, based on a painting by Albert Wider, 1962Also known as

  • Yakobo Buuzabalyawo
  • Jakob Buzabaliawo

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Ngeye clan. Son of the royal bark-cloth maker. Soldier under King Mwanga of Uganda. Convert, baptized in 1885. One of the Martyrs of Uganda who died in the Mwangan persecutions.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint James Buzabaliao“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 October 2018. Web. 27 September 2021. <>