Brookby, Anthony
Brookby, Anthony
Friar Minor and English martyr, died 19 July 1537

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  • List of Catholic martyrs of the English Reformation — The Catholic martyrs of England are men and women who died for the Catholic faith in the years between 1535 and 1680. They have officially been recognized as martyrs by the Roman Catholic Church. The vast majority were executed under treason laws …   Wikipedia

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