William Hutchinson

about 1548–
Owthorpe, Nottinghamshire, England

The Life of William

When William Hutchinson was born about 1548, in Owthorpe, Nottinghamshire, England, his father, Lawrence Hutchinson, was 36 and his mother, Isabel, was 32.

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Lawrence Hutchinson
Robert Hutchinson
Thomas Hutchinson
Agnes Hutchinson
Richard Hutchinson
William Hutchinson

Parents and Siblings



World Events (3)

1549 · Book of Common Prayer

Age 1

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 10

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 21

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

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hutchin, a pet form of Hugh .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Family of LAWRENCE HUTCHINSON and ISABEL UNKNOWN in ""The Genealogy of the Hutchinson Family...of Salem, MA," p 18–19. CH: Robert, Thomas (father of Richard 1602 who went to Salem, MA, Agnes, Richard, William. GRANDFATHER of Richard of Salem.See MEMORIES.
  • Legacy NFS Source: William hutchinson -
  • Legacy NFS Source: William HUTCHINSON -

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