Person    | Male  Died 11/5/1537

John Rochester

Categories: Execution, Religion

John Rochester

Monk at London Charterhouse. Exiled to the Charterhouse in Hull and then executed in York.

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John Rochester

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Carthusian martyrs

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Ensign Madeleine Léonie Zoé Damerment, Legion d'Honneur, Croix de Guerre

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1 memorial
Simon Fraser, Lord Lovat

Simon Fraser, Lord Lovat

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1 memorial
Sir William Wallace

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2 memorials