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Creator: Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon
Title: Parish Register of Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon
Date: 1558-1776
Repository: Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK
Call number and opening: DR243/1: Baptismal register, fol. 5r
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Modernized/Translated transcription

[fol. 5r]


26 Francisca daughter of John Greenwich of Aldermerston illegitimate

28 Elizabeth daughter of T. Rogers

5 Agnes daughter of Stephan Burman
11 Thomas son of William Smith
11 Agnes daughter Thomas Hickes
17 Johanna daughter of Richard Roberts
27  Richard son of Roger Banister

4 Richard son of John Hemming

[5] William son of William Hearing
[7]  Henry son of Henry Field
[1]4 Rudolph son of Richard Castell
[1]5 Antony son of filius William Brafford
[2]2 John son of Thomas Baylyes
[2]4 Alicia Roger Parepoynte

5 Robert son of Richard Mardyn

5 Richard son of Humfred Pinder
9 Francisca daughter of John Stanley
[1]3 Nicholaus son of Richard Barbar of Drayton
13 Helena daughter of Nicholas Cope
14 Johanna daughter of Robert Archer
[2]3 Elizabeth daughter of Thomas Hunt
[2]8 Richard son of John Pyrry
[3]0 Alicia daughter of David Gately
[3]0 Anna daughter of Henry Wagstaffe

12 Alicia daughter of William Brace

[1]4 William son Roger Bold
[23] Alicia daughter of Rudolph Cawdrey
[2]3 Catarina daughter of Richard Prewe
[1]7 Alicia daughter of Richard Greenway
[2]6 Agnes daughter Thomas Horne of Bushopton
[2]8  W son of Richard Herbache


3 Edward son of Thomas Sheffeld

6 Benedicta daughter of Thomas Flemming
22 Johannes son of William Brooke
26 William son of John Shakespeare x x x

3 Humfrey son of William Such
4 Alicia daughter of John Rogers of Bushopton
12 John son of John Holford
21 Richard son of William Ball of Bushopton

                            Richard Bifield minister

                           Francis Smythe                      John Sheffill


                             James Elletes                            Robert Munmurth


Semi-diplomatic transcription

[fol. 5r]


[Octo]ber  26   ffrancisca filia Iohannis Greenwich de aldermerston notha

              28     Elizabeth filia T. Rogers

[Novem]ber  5     Agnes filia Stephani Burman

             11          Thomas filius Gulielmi Smith

             11          Agnes filia Thomæ Hickes

             17          Iohanna filia Richardi Roberts

             27          Richardus filius Rogeri Banister

[Decem]ber 4      Richardus filius Iohannis Hemming

         [5]          Gulielmus filius Gulielmi Hearing

         [7]          Henricus filius Henrici ffeild

         [1]4        Rodolphus filius Richardi Castell

         [1]5        Antonius filius Gulielmi Brafford

         [2]2        Iohannes filius Thomæ Baylyes

         [2]4        Alicia Rogeri Parepoynte ;

Ian[uari] 5       Robertus filius Richardi Mardyn

              5       Richardus filius Humfredy Pinder

              9       ffrancisca filia Iohannis Stanley

          [1]3       Nicholaus filius Richardi Barbar de drayton

             13      Helena filia Nicholai Cope

             14      Iohanna filia Roberti Archar

           [2]3      Elizabeth filia Thomæ Hunte

           [2]8      Richardus filius Iohannis Pyrry

           [3]0      Alicia filia Davidis Gately

           [3]0      Anna filia Henrici Wagstaffe

[Febr]uary  12    Alicia filia Gulielmy Brace

        [1]4            Gulielmus filius Rogeri Bold

        [23]            Alicia filia Rodolphi Cawdrey

        [2]3            Catarina filia Ricardi Prewe

        [1]7            Alicia filia Richardi Greenway

        [2]6            Agnes filia Thomæ Horne de Bushopton

        [2]8            W filius Richardi Herbache


[Apr]il  3             Edwardus filius Thomæ Sheffeld

        6               Benedicta filia Thomæ fflemming

        22             Iohannes filius William Brooke

        26             Gulielmus filius Iohannes Shakspere x x x

[Ma]y   3            Humfredus filius william suche     

           4            Alicia filia Iohannis Rogers de bushopton

         12            Iohannes filius Iohannis Holford

         21           Richardus filius Gulielmi Ball de Byshopton

                             Ric. Bifield minister

                             ffraunzys Smythe                      Iohn Sheffill


                             Iames Elletes                            Robert Munmurth

Item Creator
Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon
Item Title
Parish Register of Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon
Item Date
1558-1776, entry for April 26, 1564
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK
Call Number
DR243/1 : Baptismal register, fol. 5r