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text 2017-06-21 14:40
Who Was Margarett Keymes?

Was she an unknown daughter of Cecily of York? Did Katherine Gordon mean to show her everlasting belief in her first husband when she mentioned her in her will? I'm not sure. What do you think?

 

A look at a little historical mystery on my blog today.

Source: samanthawilcoxson.blogspot.com/2017/06/who-was-margarett-keymes.html
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text 2017-06-13 14:49
The Spanish Rescue or When Mary Had Her Chance to Flee

Read a chapter from Queen of Martyrs!

 

Source: samanthawilcoxson.blogspot.com/2017/06/the-spanish-rescue-or-when-mary-had-her.html
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text 2017-05-26 12:42
Day 9: The Execution of Henry Pole

I imagine this was the lowest point in Margaret's life - her son executed for his role in the supposed Exeter Conspiracy.

 

Source: samanthawilcoxson.blogspot.com/2017/01/the-execution-of-henry-pole.html
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text 2017-05-25 12:49
Day 8: Geoffrey Pole Taken to the Tower

Only two more days left! By 1538, Margaret had serious fears for her family under the rule of Henry VIII. Then her son, Geoffrey, was arrested and taken to the Tower of London.

 

Source: samanthawilcoxson.blogspot.com/2016/08/geoffrey-pole-taken-to-tower.html
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text 2017-05-24 13:11
Day 7: Margaret's Coat of Arms

In this post, I examined the meaning of all those markings on Margaret Pole's coat of arms.

 

Source: englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/08/coat-of-arms-tell-story.html
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