May 28 – Whether She Was Upstairs Or Downstairs, She Was Ever Steady

Blessed Margaret Pole Countess of Salisbury, martyr; born at Castle Farley, near Bath, 14 August, 1473; martyred at East Smithfield Green, 28 May, 1541. She was the daughter of George Plantagenet, Duke of Clarence, and Isabel, elder daughter of the Earl of Warwick (the king-maker), and the sister of Edmund of Warwick who, under Henry … Continue reading May 28 – Whether She Was Upstairs Or Downstairs, She Was Ever Steady