Sir John Fenwick is executed for treason (19 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Sir John Fenwick, having been the leader in a Jacobite plot to assassinate William III, is executed for treason.

Citation:
Editors. "Sir John Fenwick is executed for treason". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16939, accessed 10 December 2016.]