Viewing Event Record: Post-mortem inquisition of Thomas Brend names Shakespeare in occupation of property in St Saviour's

Abstract

The inquisition post-mortem for Thomas Brend, father to Nicholas, dated 16 May 1599, refers to a newly built playhouse in the parish of St Saviour, Surrey, 'in the occupation of William Shakespeare and others.'

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 16 May 1599 (Source of claim: transcription)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 16 May 1599 (Source of claim: undefined)

Venues

Name
Globe (I)

People

Name Role
Shakespeare, William occupant

Event Type

  • playhouse context