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Joan Shakespeare (bef. 1558 - bef. 1569)

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Born before in Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, Englandmap
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Died before in Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, Englandmap
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Joan Shakespeare was the first child of John and Mary Shakespeare, who had 8 children between the years 1558-1580. Unfortunately, Joan would die not soon after her birth with what is believed to be Bubonic Plague (undocumented). Another daughter would later be born to John and Mary, who they also named Joan.


Joan Shakespeare b September of 1558, baptized in Stratford on September 15, d -succumbed to the plague shortly after the bapitism

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Joan was born in 1558. She was the daughter of John Shakespeare and Mary Arden. She passed away in 1558. [2]


  1. Per information obtained from the website
  2. Entered by Quentin Smith, Monday, September 30, 2013.


Thank you to Quentin Smith for creating Shakespeare-146 on 30 Sep 13. Click the Changes tab for the details on contributions by Quentin and others.

  • WikiTree profile Shakespeare-28 created through the import of Webb_2011-07-09.ged on Jul 9, 2011 by Bryan Webb. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Bryan and others.

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Joan is 20 degrees from Katie Goodwin, 15 degrees from Wilbur Scoville and 10 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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