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1616 Shakespeare dies

William Shakespeare has died and he'll be buried in Stratford. Despite a quiet last few years, Shakespeare is the talk of the town, and he's made himself the talk of the London stage. Spare a thought for his daughter Judith, who married Thomas Quiney this year...

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An entry records an infant mortality

 

Several infant deaths are recorded - a mark of the loss suffered by many.

 
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Windows on Warwickshire - The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust