Women / Persons ~ P14858

Lady Brilliana Harley

Alternate Names:
  • Brilliana Conway
Gender: Female
Life Dates: ca. 1598 - 1643
  • English
  • Heroine in war
  • Model of faith, piety
  • Wife, Honorable and Dedicated
  • Wife of notable man
  • Writer, Epistolary
Note: In the absence of her husband and son, successfully defended her castle for three months against Royalist troops during the English Civil War; wrote over 375 letters to her husband and son
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