- Anthony 1561–86, English conspirator, executed for organizing an unsuccessful plot (1586) to assassinate Elizabeth I and place Mary, Queen of Scots, on the English throne
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There was hidden Charles Paget after the Babington conspiracy.Highways & Byways in Sussex
Ballard was first seized, and soon after Babington and his associates.Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabeth
This plot is known in history by the name of Babington's conspiracy.Mary Queen of Scots, Makers of History
Babington has been lodged in mine own house where I could watch him.
Babington is to come with one hundred men and carry Mary off.