Who were the Nuns?

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

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Dorothy Culcheth, in religion Dorothy Joseph.
Born: 1659.
Died: 11 Nov 1724 in Gravelines, aged 66.

father: Thomas Culcheth Esq of Culcheth, Lancs
mother: Anne Bradshaigh of Haigh, Lancs

Poor Clares, Gravelines choir nun.

She professed 6 Jan 1684, aged 25.

She was the sister of Margarett Culcheth, Jane Culcheth, Frances Culcheth, Mary Culcheth.
She was the aunt of Anne Culcheth, Anne Stanley.
She was the niece of Ellenor Bradshaigh.
She was the great niece of Ellen Bradshaigh, Ann Bradshaigh, Elizabeth Bradshaigh.

Sources: Gravelines Profession Book: 101.

Family tree (Bradshaigh of Haigh)