Catherine Wyndham

1535–May 1585 (Age 50)
Watchet, Somerset, England

The Life Summary of Catherine

When Catherine Wyndham was born in 1535, in Watchet, Somerset, England, her father, John Wyndham, was 41 and her mother, Lady Elizabeth Sydenham Wyndham, was 29. She married Thomas Carne in 1554, in Watchet, Somerset, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died in May 1585, in her hometown, at the age of 50, and was buried in South Perrott, Dorset, England.

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John Slade
Catherine Wyndham
Marriage: 1561
Joan Slade
Ambrose Slade
Samuel Slade
Mathew Slade
Martha Slade
Elizabeth Slade

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1561South Perrott, Dorset, England
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    World Events (5)

    1549 · Book of Common Prayer
    Age 14
    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 23
    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 34
    A State Lottery was recorded in 1569. The tickets were sold at St. Paul's Cathedral in London.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: variant of Windham .

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

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    Sources (1)

    • Catherina Slade, "England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-1936"

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