Elizabethan Women were subservient to men. They were
dependent on their male relatives to support them. Upper Class
Elizabethan Women, Royal Elizabethan Women, The Education of Upper Class
Elizabethan Women, Lower Class Elizabethan Women, Elizabethan Women and
Marriage and Elizabethan Women and their Appearance.
Elizabethan Village Life
Elizabethan Village Life changed
with the seasons - the busiest being during harvest and hay making
periods. People lived and worked in close family units and trades and
specific skills were passed from Father to son. Women in Elizabethan
Village Life, Hours of Work, Leisure time and the Decline in Village
Elizabethan Life Occupations and Jobs
An A -Z
of Elizabethan Life Occupations and Jobs. Descriptions of different
Elizabethan Occupations. Elizabethan occupations and Jobs including a
bottler, a chaplain, an apothecary, a cordwainer and a Spinster.
Elizabethan Life Medicine and Illnesses
The Elizabethan life medical profession.
Elizabethan Illnesses - Bubonic Plague, dysentery and typhoid.
Elizabethan Medicine - tobacco, arsenic, lily root and dried toad. Learn
about Physicians, Surgeons, barbers and apothecaries.
Elizabethan Life Marriages and Weddings
Weddings in Elizabethan Life.
Arranged Weddings and Marriages. The Dowry or Marriage Portion. The
Elizabethan legal age to marry and the Age of Consent. The Church
Wedding ceremony. The Elizabethan Wedding feast, the Wedding Reception &
Elizabethan Life - Entertainment
Elizabethan Life Entertainment - the
types of entertainment and the Elizabethan Entertainers. Different types
of Sports and Tournaments. Games, Gaming and Gambling, Bear and Bull
Baiting, Hawking and Hunting. The Plays and the Theatres. Fairs,
Festivals, Banquets and Feasts all played a part in Elizabethan life
Elizabethan Life - Customs & Festivals
Elizabethan Life Customs & Festivals
were based on the Church calendar. Feasts, Fairs and Festivals - Elizabethan
Customs & Festivals.
Elizabethan Life - Wedding
The bride did not wear a
white wedding dress, this was a later tradition. Instead she would wear
her best gown and kirtle. Elizabethan
Wedding Clothes for men. Elizabethan Wedding Clothes for women. Upper
Class and Lower class wedding clothes. Elizabethan Bride Lace.
The section and era covering Elizabethan Life
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