Patrick Cavanagh

to get instant updates about 'Patrick Cavanagh' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!


All Updates

<!--as Patrick Cavanagh redirects here-->

Patrick Cavanagh (Irish: Pádraigh Caomhánach) (died 5 July 1581) is an Irish Catholic Martyr beatified by Pope John Paul II on 27 September 1992.


Cavanagh was a layperson of the diocese of Ferns during the reign of Elizabeth I. In 1581 Cavanagh, alongside five others, was found guilty of treason for aiding in the escape of Viscount Baltinglass and refusing to acknowledge the English monarch as the head of the Church.

Patrick Cavanagh, a baker Matthew Lambert, and four fellow sailors including Robert Meyler and Edward Cheevers were hanged, drawn and quartered on 5 July 1581 in Wexford. The group is known colletively as the Wexford Martyrs.

See also


Read More

No feeds found

Posting your question. Please wait!...

No updates available.
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from