The Black Death ripped through Europe in the mid fourteenth century causing death on an unprecedented scale. At the time people didn't understand the disease, but now scientists have pieced together what caused the Black Death.
John IV Cokayne 1370–1429 BIRTH 1370 • Cockayne Hatley, Bedfordshire, England DEATH 1429 MAY 22 • Cockayne Hatley, Bedfordshire, England 18th great-grandfather. Burial: St. John the Baptist Churchyard, Cockayne Hatley, Bedfordshire, England (Brian Family) Wife: Edity Grey
The dormition, assumption, and coronation of the Virgin Mary from the Ramsey Psalter, a tenth century illuminated English manuscript. Note the similitude between the dormition scene in the bottom left pane and the Byzantine form. (And yes, my Roman Catholic brothers and sisters, Mary's "falling asleep" depicted here is natural death as indicated by her separated soul preserved in the arms of her Son.)
West Yorkshire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935 Birth, Marriage & Death, including Parish Marriage 27 Aug 1824 - Kirkheaton, St John the Baptist, Yorkshire, England Name Martha Boothroyd Spouse James Butterworth