Shakespeare's parents: John & Mary (Arden) marry

Date: 1557
Created By: Sharon Doubell - At the beach

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His parents, John and Mary (Arden), were married about 1557; she was of the landed gentry, he a yeoman—a glover and commodities merchant. By 1568, John had risen through the ranks of town government and held the position of high bailiff, similar to mayor. William, the eldest son, was born in 1564, probably on April 23, several days before his baptism on April 26, 1564. . http://www.enotes.com/william-shakespeare/shakespeare-biography

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