Saints related to Patron-of-anesthetists

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  • St. Rene Goupil
    St Rene Goupil wanted to join the Jesuits, but was unable to due to his health. He volunteered as a lay missionary and went on a mission to the Huron people in Quebec with the Jesuit Father, Isaac Jogues. The two men were captured and tortured. St. Rene Goupil was killed by a tomahawk blow to the head in 1642.