William Blakemore I

Maleabout 1503–after 1559

Brief Life History of William

William Blakemore I was born about 1503, in Pattingham, Staffordshire, England. He married Mary Caddick about 1528, in Pattingham, Staffordshire, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died after 1559, in his hometown.

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Family Time Line

William Blakemore I
1503–1559
Mary Caddick
1505–1559
Marriage: about 1528
William Blakemore II
1532–1569

Sources (3)

  • William Blakmore in entry for Mary Blakmore, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Blakemore in entry for William Blakemore, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Ancestry Family Trees

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1528Pattingham, Staffordshire, England
  • Children (1)

    World Events (2)

    1549 · Book of Common Prayer

    Age 46

    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 55

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Blackmore .

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

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