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The Rainborowes: One Family's Quest to Build a New England

The Rainborowes:  One Family

by Adrian Tinniswood,
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, November 16, 2014

In 1648, at the height of the English Civil War, Thomas Rainborowe, a senior officer in the army and member of Parliament, was kidnapped and murdered by supporters of King Charles I.


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