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Henrye Shakespeare

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Henrye (Henry) Shakespeare aka Shakespere
Born [date unknown] in Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about 1580 in Hampton Lucy, Warwickshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Englandmap
Profile last modified 21 May 2019 | Created 7 Aug 2008
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Biography

Possibly the 'black sheep of the family', Henry was in constant trouble with the law. He served frequent prison terms for not paying debts, trespassing and provocative acts, among other incidences.

Sources

  • Stopes, C. C. (Charlotte Carmichael), 1841-1929, Shakespeare's family : being a record of the ancestors and descendants of William Shakespeare, with some account of the Ardens.Page 115
  • "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1963," database with images, FamilySearch [1] : 13 March 2019), Henrye Shakespere in entry for Lettyce Shakespere, 10 Jun 1582; from parish registers of the Church of England, database and images, citing Christening, Hampton-Lucy, Warwickshire, England, Warwick County Record Office, England.
  • "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1963," database with images, FamilySearch [2] : 13 March 2019), Henrye Shakespere in entry for Jeames Shakespere, 16 Oct 1585; from parish registers of the Church of England, database and images, citing Christening, Hampton-Lucy, Warwickshire, England, Warwick County Record Office, England.


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On 10 May 2014 at 00:46 GMT Kelly Fitzgerald wrote:

I've seen references online which have Henry as William Shakespeare's uncle.

Henry is 16 degrees from Cari Starosta, 18 degrees from Marie-Antoinette d'Autriche and 11 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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