Tag Archives: Sir Arthur Haselrig

NEW Timeline of SPOWs from the Battle of Dunbar to Charlestown, MA

Added October 24, 2015: The following is from Social and Economic Networks in Early Massachusetts: Atlantic Connections by Marsha L. Hamilton. Found at books.google.com: “After the Battle of Dunbar, Cromwell and the Council of State had to decide how to … Continue reading

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Arthure Haselrig, Governor of Newcastle, 1650 and Sir William Heselrig, 1297

Could these men be related? Sir William Heselrig was the English Sheriff whose seat of power was at Lanark Castle in 1297. It was he that had William Wallace’s young wife Marion seized and cruelly put to death in May … Continue reading

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