Margaret Browne

1479–1577 (Age 98)
Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret

Margaret Browne was born in 1479, in Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Thomas Browne and Isabel Sharpe. She married Sir George Quarles, Auditor for King Henry VIII about 1504, in Ufford, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died in 1577, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 98, and was buried in Farnham, Surrey, England.

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Family Time Line

Sir George Quarles, Auditor for King Henry VIII
Margaret Browne
Marriage: about 1504
Sir Francis Robert Quarles
Dorothy Quarles
Margery Quarles
John Quarles
Barbara Quarles
Elizabeth Quarles
Margaret Quarles

Spouse and Children

about 1504
Ufford, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Browne





World Events (3)

1549 · Book of Common Prayer

Age 70

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 79

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 90

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

Name Meaning

Irish and English variant of Brown .

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

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  • Find a Grave: Margaret Browne Quarles

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