Bl. Domingos Fernandes Biography
Bl. Domingos Fernandes Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death.
|Date of Birth||1551 AD|
|Country of Birth||Portugal of Europe|
|Matrimony/Holy Orders||Bl.s who were Not Married|
|Place of Work||Portugal|
|Date of Death||July 15 1570|
|Place of Death||thrown off the ship Santiago near Palma, Canary Islands|
|Feast Day||July 15|
|Beatification||Pope Pius IX|
|Patron Saint of||N/A|
Blessed Domingos Fernandes, Jesuit friar. A missionary. Martyred by the Huguenot Jacques Sourie while in transit to Brazil. Among a band of forty Spanish, Portugese and French Jesuit evangelists martyred by the Huguenot privateer Jacques Sourie while on the way to Brazil. Drowned on July 15, 1570 by being tossed off the ship Santiago close Palma, Canary Islands.