Joan of Arc was born to peasant parents in the French village of Domremy in the early fifteenth-century. As a teenager, Joan repeatedly claimed that she heard the voices of numerous saints who prophesied that she would lead a great French army against the English. Joan was vigorously questioned in order to determine if she … Continue reading 30th May 1430 – The Death of Joan of Arc
For my first blog post, I thought it might be interesting to write about some of my favourite historical figures. I will be writing more detailed posts on these historical figures in time to come, so keep an eye out for them! Mary Tudor, Queen of France The wedding portrait of Mary Tudor and her … Continue reading My Favourite Historical Figures
Hi! My name is Bethan, I'm a 21 year old student from Wales. I have a BA in Medieval Studies, and I'm currently continuing my studies at postgraduate. I love all things Medieval, Tudor and British Royal History, and I created this blog to share my interests with others. I also love to cook, craft, … Continue reading Welcome to My Blog!