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Martyrs Research Questions

Choose three martyrs from this list or others you may be aware of.  For each martyr, identify:

                        1) Where the martyr was born

                        2) Three facts about this person’s life

                        3) What country the martyr died in

                        4) How the martyr died

                        5) The date of the martyr’s death

                        6) Is the person a saint (e.g. Saint Lawrence) or a blessed (e.g. Blessed Madeleine Claudine Ledoine)


Some examples of Martyrs

Saint Peter

Saint Paul

Saint Justin Martyr

Saint Andrew

Saint Peter of Verona

Saint Lucy

Saint Stephen

Saint Clement of Rome

Saint Lawrence

Saint Agnes

Saint Cecilia

Madeleine-Claudine Ledoine (Mother Teresa of St. Augustine),

Marie-Anne (or Antoinette) Brideau (Mother St. Louis),

Marie-Anne Piedcourt (Sister of Jesus Crucified),

Isaac Jogues

Rene Goupil

John Lalande

John de Brebuf

Gabriel Lalemant

Anne-Marie-Madeleine Thouret (Sister Charlotte of the Resurrection),

Marie-Antoniette or Anne Hanisset (Sister Teresa of the Holy Heart of Mary), Marie-Françoise Gabrielle de Croissy (Mother Henriette of Jesus),

Marie-Gabrielle Trézel (Sister Teresa of St. Ignatius),

Rose-Chrétien de la Neuville, widow, choir-nun (Sister Julia Louisa of Jesus

John Adams

Thomas Atkinson

Saint Paul Miki

Edward Bamber

George Beesley

Arthur Bell

Thomas Belson

Robert Bickerdike

Alexander Blake

Marmaduke Bowes

Saint Margaret Clitherow

John Bretton

Thomas Bullaker

Saint Thomas More

Saint Charles Lwanga

Edward Burden

Roger Cadwallador

William Carter

Alexander Crowe

William Davies

Robert Dibdale

George Douglas

Robert Drury

Edmund Duke

Richard Holiday

Nicholas Horner

Thomas Hunt

Thurstan Hunt

Francis Ingleby

William Knight

Joseph Lambton

William Lampley

John Lowe

Robert Ludlam

Charles Mahoney

Robert Nutter

Edward Osbaldeston

Anthony Page

Thomas Palasor

William Pike

Thomas Pilcher

Thomas Pormort

Nicholas Postgate

Humphrey Pritchard

Christopher Robinson

Stephen Rowsham

John Sandys

Montford Scott

Richard Sergeant

Richard Simpson