THE CHRONICLES OF AN ANGLO-IRISH FAMILY 1498-1845

The Wars of the Roses result in the rise of the Browne family to close connection with the Crown and results in the head of the family, Anthony Browne, becoming an advisor to Henry VIII and benefitting hugely from the dissolution of the monasteries. But, with Henry's death, the family's adherence to the Catholic faith bring unforeseen difficulties. A daughter has married an Irishman of notability and she and her brother,John, decide to emigrate. Reaching Co.Mayo, John becomes the founder of a family which is to achieve fame
ISBN: 9781788761352
Type: Hardback + Dust Jacket
Pages: 184
Published: 22 November 2017
Price: $15.67

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