Thomas Cranmer

1467–6 June 1501 (Age 34)
Whatton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Cranmer was born in 1467, in Whatton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Cranmer, was 38 and his mother, Alice Marshall, was 34. He married Agnes Hatfield in 1488, in Nottinghamshire, England. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 6 June 1501, in Watton at Stone, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 34, and was buried in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Cranmer
1467–1501
Agnes Hatfield
1469–1556
Marriage: 1488
Thomas Cranmer
1489–1556
Jane Cranmer
1490–
Alice Cranmer
1500–
Agnes Cranmer
1491–1556
Agnes Cranmer
1492–
Edmund Cranmer Archdeacon of Canterbury
1493–1571
Dorothy Cranmer
1493–
Enmot Cranmer
1501–
Margaret Cranmer
1501–
Thomas Cranmer
1541–1576
Edmund Cranmer
1545–1622
Alice Cranmer
1550–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1488
Nottinghamshire, England
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Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Cranmore in Somerset, named from Old English cran ‘crane’ + mere ‘lake’, ‘pool’.

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

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CRANMER FAMILY HISTORY FOLLOWS:

MAY 5, 2017 THOMAS CRANMER, ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY, was born 2 July 1489, at Aslacton, Watton Parish, Nottinghamshire, England, to Thomas Cranmer Esq (1468-1501) and Agnes Hatfield (1470-1556.) He …

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  • Thomas Cranmer, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Thomas Cranmer, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ancestry Family Trees

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