Anne Mitchell

Brief Life History of Anne

When Anne Mitchell was born in 1508, in Codicote, Hertfordshire, England, her father, Edmund Mitchell, was 26 and her mother, Alice Auncell, was 25. She married Thomas Hale on 23 June 1528, in Codicote, Hertfordshire, England. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1589, in Codicote, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Hale
1504–1589
Anne Mitchell
1508–1589
Marriage: 23 June 1528
Richard Hale
1536–1620
Mary Hale
1540–1572
Edward Hale
1544–
Emme Hale
1554–
Richard Hale
John Hale
1538–1581
William Hale
1540–1595

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Ann Mitchell - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: birth-name: Anna Mitchell
  • England, Select Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991
  • Geneanet Community Trees Index

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1549 · Book of Common Prayer

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

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

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

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from the vernacular pronunciation in Middle English and Older Scots of the personal name Michael . See Michelson .

English and Scottish: nickname for a big man, from Middle English michel, mechel, muchel ‘big’.

Irish (County Connacht): surname adopted as equivalent of Mulvihill .

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

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