Who were the Nuns?

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

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Anne Hamilton, in religion Angela Augustine.
Died: 25 May 1710 in Rouen, aged 64.

father: Sir Alexander Hamilton of Holborn, Middx
mother: Lady Elizabeth Bedingfield BA094 of Redlingfield, Suffolk

Poor Clares, Rouen choir nun.

She professed 8 May 1663, aged 17.

She was the sister of Lucy Hamilton, Catherine Hamilton.
She was the daughter of Elizabeth Hamilton.
She was the niece of Helen Bedingfield, Margaret Bedingfield, Philippa Bedingfield, Ann Bedingfield, Frances Bedingfield, Maria Bedingfield, Winefrid Bedingfield, Katherine Bedingfield , Magdalen Bedingfield , Grace Bedingfield.
She was the cousin of Mary Bedingfield.

Sources: Rouen Poor Clares Profession Book; Rouen Chronicle I: 106, 149, 152, 154, 157, 257-258.


arrived 1655