Who were the Nuns?

A Prosopographical study of the English Convents in exile 1600-1800

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Alice Blundell, in religion Luisa Clare.
Died: 14 Jun 1720 in Gravelines, aged 71.

father: William Blundell Esq of Little Crosby, Lancs
mother: Anne Haggerstone of Haggerston, Northd

Poor Clares, Gravelines choir nun.

She professed 6 Jul 1665, aged 16.

She was the aunt of Frances Blundell, Winefride Blundell, Ann Blundell, Margarett Blundell, Mary Blundell.
She was the sister of Mary Blundell, Margaret Blundell, Clare Blundell, Jane Blundel.
She was the cousin of Jone Selby.
She was the niece of Ann Blundell, Margaret Blundell.
She was the great niece of Ann Bradshaigh, Elizabeth Bradshaigh, Ellen Bradshaigh, Margaret Blundell.

brother: Rev Nicholas Blundell SJ
brother: Rev Thomas Blundell SJ

Sources: Gravelines Profession Book: 87; Gravelines MS Chronicle: 248-9.

Family tree (Blundell of Crosby)
Family tree (Haggerston)