Dr. Rowland Taylor

 
An ancestor of the Lunney Family of Maine was Dr. Rowland Taylor of Hadleigh, England, who was born in 1510 and was burned at the stake as a Protestant "heretic" in 1555 during the reign of Bloody Queen Mary I.
 
 
 
 
Dr. Taylor was one of the prominent clerics of the Protestant Reformation in England and is considered to be a Protestant martyr.  Read all about Dr. Rowland Taylor’s interesting life and gruesome death by clicking on the following link:
 

The Life and Martyrdom of Dr. Rowland Taylor

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