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Hamnet Shakespeare (1584 - 1596)

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Hamnet Shakespeare
Born in Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, Englandmap
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Hamnet (variant of Hamlet), the only son of William and Anne (Hathaway) Shakespeare, and twin of Judith, was baptized 2 Feb 1584/5, and was buried at Trinity Church, Stratford, 11 Aug 1596, aged 11 years.[1]

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  1. According to "Shakespeare's 'American Descendants'", Nat'l. Genealogical Society Quarterly, Sep. 1959, Milton Rubincam wrote that Hamnet Shakespeare was twin of Judith and the only son whose name was a variant of "Hamlet". he was baptized 2 Feb 1584/5, and was buried at Trinity Church 11 Aug 1596, aged 11 years.


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According to "Shakespeare's 'American Descendants'", Nat'l. Genealogical Society Quarterly, Sep. 1959, Milton Rubincam wrote that Hamnet Shakespeare was twin of Judith and the only son whose name was a variant of "Hamlet". he was baptized 2 Feb 1584/5, and was buried at Trinity Church 11 Aug 1596, aged 11 years.
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