6 December – Sir Hugh Paulet died a natural death and the Feast of St Nicholas

| December 6, 2021

6 December – Sir Hugh Paulet died a natural death and the Feast of St Nicholas

On this day in Tudor history, 6th December 1573, soldier and administrator, Sir Hugh Paulet, died at his home in Hinton St George in Somerset. He distinguished himself as a soldier in Henry VIII’s reign, served as Governor of Jersey in Edward VI’s reign, was a Protestant but survived Mary I’s reign and served as […]