Biography of Father Ksawery Marcinian

Born in 1878. Graduated from seminary and was ordained in 1903 for the Archdiocese of Mogiliev. He served at St. Anthony parish in Kreslavka, Irkutsk deanery [2,900 parishioners in 1917 – R.D.]; from 1908 to 1912 he was administrator of the parish in Józefów, Verkhne-Dvinsk deanery; from 1912, in Rogówka [6,690 parishioners]. On March 7, 1918, during the Civil War, he was killed by Red Army soldiers at the altar of the church in Rogówka. Source: Dzwonkowski, p. 348; Madała, p. 106
Variant Names:
Marcinian, Ksawery; Mart︠s︡ini︠a︡n, Ksaveriĭ
Mohyliv-Podilʹsʹkyĭ (Ukraine); Irkutskiĭ okrug (R.S.F.S.R.); Verkhni︠a︡dzvinski rai︠o︡n (Belarus)
male; clergy and religious; executed