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Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England

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Where is Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England? 

St Albans is the main urban area of the City and District of St Albans in southern Hertfordshire, England, around 22 miles (35 km) north of central London. It was originally named Verlamion by the Ancient British, Catuvellauni tribe. It was the first major town on the old Roman road of Watling Street for travellers heading north and became the Roman city of Verulamium. After the Roman withdrawal, and prior to becoming known as St Albans, the town was called Verlamchester or Wæclingacaester.wikipedia

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Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - The Clock Tower
Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England

The Clock Tower
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Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England

Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - South West Front, St Albans Abbey
Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England

South West Front, St Albans Abbey

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During the Wars of the Roses two battles were fought in and around St Albans. The First Battle of...Read MORE...

1539 - The Abbey in St Albans was dissolved on Dec. 5th by King Henry VIII.

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1553 - St Albans - King Edward VI granted a charter to the town by which it became a Borough with a Mayor and Corporation. The King sold the Abbey Church to the town for £400.

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1555 - George Tankerfield Execution
St Albans - George Tankerfield, a protestant Yorkshire baker was brought from London and burnt to...Read MORE...

1643 - The High Sheriff of Hertfordshire Arrested
St Albans - The High Sheriff of Hertfordshire was arrested by Captain Oliver Cromwell after he had...Read MORE...

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Saint Albans, a city and municipal borough of England, in Hertfordhire, 20 miles NW. of London. It...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Antrobus
flag  Elizabeth ANTROBUS (6 August 1598, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , )
flag  Henry ANTROBUS (25 April 1600, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 14 June 1602, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England)
immigrant flag  Joan ANTROBUS (25 June 1592, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - abt. 1662, , Ireland) gravestone
flag  Robert ANTROBUS (21 February 1590/91, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , )
flag  Walter ANTROBUS (abt. 1555, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 5 April 1614, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England)
flag  Walter ANTROBUS (1 June 1589, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , )
flag  William ANTROBUS (25 June 1587, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , )

Arnolde
immigrant flag  Joane ARNOLDE (3 June 1571, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - aft. 1635, , Massachusetts, USA)

Lawrence
immigrant flag  Jane LAWRENCE (18 December 1614, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 2 March 1680, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA)
immigrant flag  John LAWRENCE (26 July 1618, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 15 May 1699, Owens Mills, New York, USA)
flag  John LAWRENCE (12 January 1562, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 24 June 1609, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England) gravestone
immigrant flag  Marie LAWRENCE (10 April 1625, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 27 March 1715, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone
flag  Thomas LAWRENCE (2 February 1589, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 20 March 1625, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England) gravestone
immigrant flag  Thomas LAWRENCE (8 March 1619/1620, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - abt. July 1703, Elmhurst, New York, USA) gravestone
immigrant flag  William LAWRENCE (28 July 1622, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 14 March 1680, College Point, Queens, New York, USA) gravestone
flag  William LAWRENCE (abt. 1544, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England) gravestone

Long
immigrant flag  Anne LONG (1 June 1623, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 10 August 1691, Woburn, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone

Peabody
immigrant flag  Francis PEABODY (19 February 1612, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 19 February 1697, Topsfield, Massachusetts, USA)

Perkins
immigrant flag  Lydia PERKINS (1 January 1618, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 3 March 1648, Hampton, New Hampshire, USA)

Proctor
immigrant flag  Robert PROCTOR (31 December 1624, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 28 April 1697, Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA)

Tuttle
flag  Abigail TUTTLE (24 November 1628, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , )
flag  John TUTTLE (21 March 1633/4, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , )
flag  Sarah TUTTLE (4 September 1632, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , )
flag  Simon TUTTLE (10 January 1630/1, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , )
 

Ancestors Who Died Here


ANTROBUS
flag  Henry ANTROBUS (25 April 1600, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 14 June 1602, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England)
flag  Walter ANTROBUS (abt. 1555, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 5 April 1614, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England)

Beaumont (Beaumond)
flag  Katherine BEAUMONT (BEAUMOND) (abt. 1544, , England (United Kingdom) - abt. 1582, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England)

Lawrence
flag  Barbara LAWRENCE (, , England (United Kingdom) - 1585, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England)

LAWRENCE
flag  John LAWRENCE (12 January 1562, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 24 June 1609, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England) gravestone
flag  Thomas LAWRENCE (2 February 1589, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - 20 March 1625, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England) gravestone
flag  William LAWRENCE (abt. 1544, Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England - , Saint Albans, Hertfordshire, England) gravestone
 

Ancestors Who Were Married Here


1559
William LAWRENCE (abt. 1544 - ) & Katherine BEAUMONT (BEAUMOND) (abt. 1544 - abt. 1582)
married 25 November 1559

1579
Walter ANTROBUS (abt. 1555 - 5 April 1614) & Barbara LAWRENCE ( - 1585)
married 1579

1585
John LAWRENCE (12 January 1562 - 24 June 1609) & Elizabeth BULL (4 August 1563 - 25 August 1609)
married 25 January 1585/86

1586
Walter ANTROBUS (abt. 1555 - 5 April 1614) & Joane ARNOLDE (3 June 1571 - aft. 1635)
married 8 February 1586/87

1609
Thomas LAWRENCE (2 February 1589 - 20 March 1625) & Joan ANTROBUS (25 June 1592 - abt. 1662)
married 23 October 1609

1634
George Henry GIDDINGS (bef. 24 September 1609 - 1 June 1676) & Jane LAWRENCE (18 December 1614 - 2 March 1680)
married 20 February 1634
 

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