Brilliana, Lady Harley entry: Overview screen.
Brilliana Conway (later BLH) was born at Brill
, the second daughter in her family of six children who survived. (Most sources give a later date.)
9 October 1643
Brilliana, Lady Harley, wrote her last surviving letter to her son only a few days before she died. She mentioned her bad cold, and hoped that God would restore her health, "for it is an ill time to be sike in."
After 9 October 1643
Brilliana, Lady Harley, died of her "very greate coold" (which was probably pneumonia) only days after the end of the siege that made her famous.