Shortal [Shortall], Sebastian
- Thomas O'Connor
Shortal [Shortall], Sebastian (d. 1639), Cistercian monk and titular abbot of Bective, Meath, was born in co. Kilkenny. There he received his primary education before travelling to Spain about 1610, where he became a Cistercian monk at Nucale in Galicia. He taught philosophy in the seminary of ...