Who were the Nuns?

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

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Lucy Thwaytes, in religion Lucy.

father: John Thwaites of Marston, Yorks
mother: Lucy Smith of Ashby Folville, Leics

Augustinians, Louvain choir nun.

She professed 17 Apr 1667.

She was the cousin of Alethea Anderton, Dorothy Eyre, Elizabeth Smith, Mary Smyth, Francisca Smith, Elizabeth Anderton, Ursula Eyre.
She was the sister of Aurelia Thwaytes.
She was the niece of Elizabeth Thwaytes, Frances Smith, Elisabeth Smythe.
She was the great niece of Ursula Smith.

Sources: Hamilton: II, 26-7; Louvain MS Chronicle: 626.

Family tree (Smith Carington)
Family tree (Thwing and Thwaytes)