John Grene

about 1538–10 December 1584 (Age 46)
Ormesby Saint Margaret, Norfolk, England

The Life of John

When John Grene was born about 1538, in Ormesby Saint Margaret, Norfolk, England, his father, Richard Green, was 33 and his mother, Mrs. Richard Green, was 33. He married Mrs. Margaret Grene about 1563, in Ormesby Saint Margaret, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. He died on 10 December 1584, in Ormesby Saint Margaret, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 46.

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John Grene
Mrs. Margaret Grene
Marriage: about 1563

Spouse and Children

about 1563
Ormesby Saint Margaret, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

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    Mrs. Richard Green




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World Events (4)

1549 · Book of Common Prayer

Age 11

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 20

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 31

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

Name Meaning

Anglo-Norman: Grone, to groan, to grunt

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