Fray Eugenio Alonso Cortón

Category: Mercedarian monk
Birth Date: 15th November 1876 (†10th September 1956)
Birth Place: Lugo

He entered the Mercy Convent in Sarria (Lugo) in 1923. Then he moved to Madrid, where he took charge of the Mercedarian publishing house. With the proclamation of the Republic he returned to the monastery in Poio (Pontevedra) where he installed a poultry farm.

 Work & Activities

Fray Eugenio Alonso published the book Divulgación avícola (1941).