about 1438–
Holme Lacy, Herefordshire, England

The Life of Agnes

Agnes was born about 1438, in Holme Lacy, Herefordshire, England as the daughter of Payne Burghill. She married William Scudamore in 1460, in Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

William Scudamore
Marriage: 1460
George Scudmore

Spouse and Children

Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings

    Payne Burghill





World Events (2)

1455 · Wars of the Roses

Age 17

Wars of the Roses was a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England between the royal families House of Lancaster and the House of York. The name of the war was derived as the red rose was the symbol of the Lancastrians and the white rose was the symbol of the Yorks.
1549 · Book of Common Prayer

Age 111

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.

Name Meaning

Greek: Chaste. Annis is a corrupted form of Agnes.

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Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Agnes - Published information: birth-name: Agnes

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