Henry Glascock

1548–1606 (Age 58)
High Easter, Essex, England

The Life of Henry

When Henry Glascock was born in 1548, in High Easter, Essex, England, his father, John Glascock, was 27 and his mother, Joan Pownde, was 16. He married Grace Ennow in 1576, in High Easter, Essex, England. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1606, in his hometown, at the age of 58, and was buried in High Easter, Essex, England.

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Family Time Line

Henry Glascock
Grace Ennow
Marriage: 1576
Weston Glasscock
Thomas Glasscock
Grace Glascock
Ignatius Glasscock
Henry Glasscock
Edward Glascock
William Glascock
Elizabeth Glascock
Thomas Glascock
Weston Glascock

Spouse and Children


    Grace Ennow


High Easter, Essex, England


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Parents and Siblings



World Events (7)

1549 · Book of Common Prayer

Age 1

Book of Common Prayer, a product of the English Reformation, was published in 1549 for assistance in the administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the church according to the use of the Church of England. The book outlined morning, evening, and communion prayers and orders for baptism and marriage, thus making England a truly Protestant state.
1558 · Act of Uniformity

Age 10

The Act of Uniformity was passed by the Parliament of England and required all people to go to church once a week. The consequence of not attending church was a fine of 12 pence, which was a considerable amount for a poor person.
1569 · State Lottery

Age 21

A State Lottery was recorded in 1569. The tickets were sold at St. Paul's Cathedral in London.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: variant spelling of Glasscock .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Glasscocke in entry for Grace Glasscocke, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • History of the Wright family: by Wright, William Henry; Ketchum, Gertrude Wright pg 23
  • History of the Wright family: by Wright, William Henry; Ketchum, Gertrude Wright pg 24

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