Category Archives: English Civil War

The English Civil War 1642-1651

Beeston Castle

As in any civil war, there are family members on both sides. Such was the case in the English Civil Wars of the 1640’s. Households were split into Royalists and Parliamentarians. Strategic Halls and Castles were sieged by one side, … Continue reading

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Blair

Blair Castle has been continuously occupied for nearly 750 years, and is the most visited residence in Scotland. Many participated in the Covenanters movement of the mid-1500’s, the Hearts of Steel Rebellion (aka Ulster Land War of 1769-1772) and the … Continue reading

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