Monster Essays - William Shakespeare 2
On April 26, 1564, John Shakespeare’s son, William, was baptized at the
Stratford Parish Church. No one knows for certain when his birthday was. (Brown
22) It was thought that young Shakespeare began attending school at the age 7,
in Stratford. (Wadsworth 344) Before Shakespeare reached the age of 13, his
family endured hardships. Shakespeare’s formal schooling ceased. At that time,
William may have begun helping his father in the gloving business. (Wright 22)
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