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Baptismal record
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An entry in the Stratford Parish baptismal register reads written in Latin, "Gulielmus filius Johannes Shakspere" William son of John Shakespeare.
(Registers of the 16th and 17th centuries were often written in Latin, they could be in Latin or English at this time.)
At some point some one has put an "X" against Shakespeare baptism and death entries.
(Stratford Parish Register of Holy Trinity Church, f. 5.)

Extract of the above showing just Shakespeare's baptism entry

Ben Jonson'e poem To the Memory of My Beloved
Sir William Davenant's poem In Remembrance of Master William Shakespeare
Marriage record
Property records
Legal and Tax records
Heraldic records
Stratford-upon-Avon Council records
Theatre and acting records
Letters record
The six signatures of Shakespeare
Other evidence
Record of death
Will record
First Folio Introduction
First Folio Dedication
Evidence of Shakespeare's life etc
Shakespeare connections

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