Categories: Execution, Religion
Burnt at the stake in Bow (or possibly Stratford) for his Protestant beliefs.
This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
The event on 27 June 1556 was a big draw: "These 11 men and 2 women were brou...
Born Herefordshire. Related via the Boleyn family to Queen Elizabeth I. Married a daughter of Sir Francis Walsingham. Became a favourite of the Queen. However he performed badly as Lord Lieuten...
Person, Execution, Politics & Administration
Monk at London Charterhouse. Taken to Newgate Prison, chained and left to starve to death.
Person, Execution, Religion
Jacobite. Taken prisoner at the Battle of Culloden. Tried and was the last man to be beheaded on the Tower Hill scaffold. We're sure that made him feel a lot better about it. 2017: The Scotsman re...
Person, Armed Forces, Execution, Scotland
See Farquar Shaw for the story of the Black Watch mutiny.
The code name for the assassination of SS-Obergruppenführer and General der Polizei, Reinhard Heydrich. This was the only only targeted killing of a top-ranking Nazi. The operation was carried out...
Event, Execution, Czechoslovakia