(Not So) Fun Fact: When Puritans Made a Martyr Out a Quaker Woman

Fun facts about puritans

Mary Dyer was a English puritan-turned Quaker who lived in Colonial America. While she was once a puritan, the puritans themselves thought Quakers were the worst of the “heretics” and had them banished from the area, especially from Boston. She defied the puritans a few times, choosing to be a martyr. She died by hanging in 1660.

Published by Adam (Neko Random)

Nerdy guy who loves video games, movies, history, tv, and trivia.

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