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death warrant of King Charles I "The mystery of the death warrant of Charles I: some further historic doubts" by A. W. McIntosh

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Published by House of Lords Record Office in [London] .
Written in English


  • Charles -- I, -- King of England.

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Statementby A.W.McIntosh.
SeriesHouse of Lords Record Office memorandum -- no.66
ContributionsGreat Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Record Office.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18186502M

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Nov 16,  · His crime, it was said, was making war on his own people. His death warrant was signed by 59 men. In the short time before he went to the scaffold, Charles was able to see his eight-year-old son, the Duke of Gloucester. Eleven years later, in , the king’s eldest son came 3/5. The King was charged with high treason against the realm of England. At his trial, Charles refuted the legitimacy of the court and refused to enter a plea. Not withstanding the absence of a plea, the court rendered a verdict of guilty and a sentence of death declaring. Charles I (19 November – 30 January ) was King of England, King of Scotland, and King of Ireland from 27 March until his execution in Charles was born into the House of Stuart as the second son of King James VI of Scotland, but after his father inherited the English throne in (as James I), he moved to England, where he spent much of the rest of his James VI of Scotland and I of England. Oct 31,  · History books Killers of the King: The Men Who Dared to Execute Charles I – review not only the 59 men whose names and seals appeared on the king’s death warrant.

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