Whiteside

Black and white photograph showing five young men in clerical dress
From a family of 10 children, five brothers became Jesuits at the turn of the last century. In order of age they were Louis (1877-1969), Denis (1880-1942), Bernard (1882-1962), Austin (1883-1965) and Philip (1885-1974) Whiteside. They were all born in Blackpool and had received a Jesuit education.In the obituary for Bernard, the second of the brothers to die, one of the others wrote:“The chief influence in our vocations was our father-we lost our mother in 1895-who was a very pious man...