Elizabeth Careton

Canterbury, Kent, England

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Careton was born in 1465, in Canterbury, Kent, England. She married Lord Gilbert Hale in 1479. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died in Kent, England, United Kingdom.

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Lord Gilbert Hale
Elizabeth Careton
Marriage: 1479
Sir Edward Hale
Thomas Hale
Mary Hale

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
  • Children


    World Events (3)

    1549 · Book of Common Prayer
    Age 84
    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 93
    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 104
    A State Lottery was recorded in 1569. The tickets were sold at St. Paul's Cathedral in London.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern and eastern England): variant of Carlton .Irish (Ulster): adopted in Northern Ireland as an Anglicized form of Ó Cairealláin, see Carolan 2.

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

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