My Ancestor Philip Henry

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As a writer with a particular interest in the 17th century, most especially the English Civil War, I was fascinated when my niece sent me a family tree some time ago that links me with Philip Henry, a 17th century Nonconformist clergyman and diarist, who, if my maths are correct, is my great grandfather seven times removed.

Although generally considered English, Philip’s lineage is strongly Welsh, with his grandfather…

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Steve Newman Writer

Steve Newman Writer

Playwright, Historian, and Freelance Writer…