Shakespeares Life

Cody Lookabil and Lee Hicks

William Shakespeares Death

-Tradition has it that William Shakespeare died on his birthday. -Church records show he was interred at Trinity Church on April 5, 1616. -In his will, he left the bulk of his possessions to his eldest daughter, Susanna. -Though entitled to a third of his estate, little seems to have gone to his wife, Anne. -He left £100 to his daughter Judith for a marriage portion -He left all his plate, except a silver bowl left to Judith, to his granddaughter Elizabeth -He left £10 to the poor of Stratford