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Subject: Re: Some of the reasons for come to America
Date: 14 Jan 2002 01:22:04 GMT
>What were the charges against her?
A brief explanation of the events
leading to her execution can be found
> Mary Dyer, who
>| happens to be an ancestor of mine (and
>| probably others in the group), was a
>| Quaker, and was exectuted by hanging
>| in Boston on 1 June 1660, because of
>| her religious beliefs.