John Carew signed the warrant for the execution of Charles I. He held the religion of the Fifth Monarchists, and was tried October 12th, 1660. He refused to avail himself of many opportunities of escape, and suffered death with much composure.
This text comes from a footnote on a diary entry in the 1893 edition edited by Henry B. Wheatley.
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