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Berengaria of Navarre c. 1165–1170 – 23 December 1230) was Queen of the English as the wife of King Richard I of England. She was the eldest daughter of King Sancho VI of Navarre and Sancha of Castile. As is the case with many of the medieval queens consort of the Kingdom of England, relatively little is known of her life. The early 20th Century Cunard passenger liner RMS Berengaria was named in her honour, the first Cunard ship to be named for a British queen.
Robert I the Bruce (1274 - 1329). King of Scotland from 1306 to his death in 1329. He claimed the throne of Scotland as a descendant of David I of Scotland. He is remembered at a national hero for leading the war for independence against the English. He married twice and had children with both wives.
Woodcut of the hanging of Joan Cunny and Her Daughters convicted of Witchcraft,1589 -EXCERPT: “Joane Cunny, liuing very lewdly, hauing two lewde Daughters, no better then naughty packs, had two Bastard Children: beeing both boyes, these two Children were cheefe witnesses, and gaue in great euidence against their Grandam and Mothers, the eldest being about 10 or 12 yeeres of age.'
"Now there appeared in Lombardy at the head of her numerous squadrons the young maid Matilda, armed like a warrior, and with such bravery that she made known to the world that courage and valor in mankind is not indeed a matter of sex, but of heart and spirit."