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The Huguenot

G. P. R. James

The Huguenot

a tale of the French Protestants

by G. P. R. James

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Published by Simms & McIntyre in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby G.P.R. James.
SeriesThe Parlour Library -- 91
The Physical Object
Pagination448 p.
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21220892M

These books had some interesting, historical points in them. I now have a clearer understanding of the persecution of the Huguenots. This is a story of persecution, struggles, personal growth and perseverance. Book 1: Deciding to stay in their home rather than leave like some of their acquaintances, the family comes under persecution. Huguenot, any of the Protestants in France in the 16th and 17th centuries, many of whom suffered severe persecution for their faith. The origin of the name is uncertain, but it appears to have come from the word aignos, derived from the German Eidgenossen (confederates bound together by oath), which used to describe, between and , the patriots of Geneva hostile to the duke of Savoy.

The Huguenot Thief book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An ancient relic kept in an obscure French convent-stolen in /5. Even before the large-scale arrival of the Huguenots at the Cape of Good Hope in the 17th century, a small number of individual Huguenot refugees settled there. They included Francois Villion, later known as Viljoen, and the du Toit fact, the first Huguenot to arrive at the Cape of Good Hope was Maria de la Quellerie, the wife of governor Jan van Riebeeck, who started the.

Feb 7, - Explore seniorliz's board "Books about Huguenots " on Pinterest. See more ideas about French history, French ancestry, Books pins. The Huguenot Society of America is a New York City–based genealogical organization. On Ap , the Society was inaugurated by a group of descendants of Huguenots who had fled persecution in France and who (or whose descendants) settled in what is now the United States of America. The purpose of the Society is primarily to promote the cause of religious freedom and to perpetuate the.


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Huguenots, and particularly French Huguenots, were persecuted Protestants in 16th and 17th century Europe who followed the teachings of theologian John Calvin. The Huguenot Connection Trilogy: Books 1 - 3: Includes: Merchants of Virtue, Voyage of Malice, Land of Hope Paul C.R.

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These book on topic Huguenots highly popular among the readers worldwide. It is a fictional book filled with real historical information of the persecution of Huguenot Protestants in France. My own family tree ends back in these days when many people ‘disappeared’. Only one young man from our family who escaped to The Netherlands and England on the way to the New World in carried on the family s: The Huguenot Chronicles, Book 3 By: Paul C.R.

Monk Narrated by: David Pickering Length: 7 hrs and 27 mins Unabridged Overall 0 out of 5 stars 0 Performance. Ms Lee is incorrect assuming Richard Covert, Mayor of Cork was a Huguenot.

Richard, landed gentry, born Greenwich London, son of Richard and Cecily Fetiplace Covert of same. The first Huguenot Mayor of Cork was Peter Renew (Renue) I have compiled many historical documents stating Richard of Cork was landed gentry.

Lynne Covert HuttonReviews: 1. The Story of the Huguenots is aimed at the general reader and sets out to tell the complete story of the Huguenot people. The first third of the book looks at the history of the Protestant religion in France and the harsh persecution that led the Huguenots to flee abroad, the second explores the places where they settled – not just in England but further afield as well – while the third.

The Huguenot cemetery, or the "Huguenot Burial Ground", has since been recognised as a historic cemetery that is the final resting place for a wide range of the Huguenot founders, early settlers and prominent citizens dating back more than three centuries.

Some Huguenot immigrants settled in central and eastern Pennsylvania. 9) The Huguenot Society of Great Britain provides researchers with some archival and published materials, including their Quarto Books, dedicated to records which include, French Hospital, the Westminster French Protestant School and Foundation, Huguenot charities and Friendly Societies, together with family records and research notes, original.

Huguenot settlers immigrated to the American colonies directly from France and indirectly from the Protestant countries of Europe, including the Netherlands, England, Germany, and Switzerland. Although the Huguenots settled along almost the entire eastern coast of North America, they showed a preference for what are now the states of.

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Huguenot Garden is a children's story of the daily and adventurous /5. This book will excite an interest in a part of history I bet you didn't know you liked--the story of the French Huguenots of the 's. You cannot imagine a sweeter love story than this one: there's pure joy in the union of the lovely, compassionate Louise, cousin to King Louis XIV, and the handsome, attentive Antoine, second in command to /5.

The Huguenots book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Following the Reformation, a growing number of radical Protestants cam /5.Huguenots (hyōō´gənŏts), French Protestants, followers of John term is derived from the German Eidgenossen, meaning sworn companions or confederates.

Origins Prior to Calvin's publication in of his Institutes of the Christian Religion, a reform movement already existed in France. Despite persecution, the movement grew. Under King Henry II reprisals became more severe.The Huguenot Sword book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

For Faith. For Friendship. For Freedom. In the time of Louis XIII /5.