Browsing Attempts, Assassinations, Executions



Response to this query is limited to 20 lines of data unless the user is logged in as a subscriber.
Sort by date | Sort by headword
Headword Date Article Type
'The Main Plot' to replace James I with Arabella Stuart is discovered 1603 Context Note
Admiral Byng is shot for neglect of duty 1757 Context Note
Algernon Sydney is executed for plotting against Charles II 1683 Context Note
An Arian is burnt for heresy at Smithfield 1612 Context Note
Anthony Babington and his fellow conspirators are executed 1586 Context Note
Archbishop Sharp of St. Andrews is killed by Covenanters 1679 Context Note
Assassination of Oliver Cromwell advocated 1657 - 1657 Context Note
Babington and his fellow conspirators stand trial 1586 Context Note
Cardinal Beaton is assassinated by pro-English party 1546 Context Note
Darnley is murdered on the orders of Earl of Bothwell 1567 Context Note
Dr William Parry MP executed for alleged high treason 1585 Context Note
Duke of Norfolk is tried for treason 1572 Context Note
Earl and Countess of Somerset found guilty of poisoning Overbury 1616 Context Note
Earl and Countess of Somerset interrogated about Sir Thomas Overbury's murder 1615 Context Note
Earl of Surrey is executed for treason 1547 Context Note
Edmund Campion is executed 1581 Context Note
Edmund Campion is seized 1581 Context Note
Edward Seymour, Duke of Somerset, is beheaded for treason 1552 Context Note
Elizabeth I signs the death warrant against Mary Queen of Scots 1587 Context Note
Execution of Archbishop Laud 1645 Context Note

59 articles found

Page 1 of 2

Response to this query is limited to 20 lines of data unless the user is logged in as a subscriber.