How Many Brothers and Sisters Did William Shakespeare Have?

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William Shakespeare had four sisters and three brothers in total. His parents, John and Mary, had their first child Joan in 1558 but she only survived for two months. His other sisters were: Margaret, Joan (named after the first child who died as a baby), and Anne. The brothers were: Gilbert, Richard and Edmund.
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William Shakespeare was an English poet and playwright. He was also regarded as the greatest writer in English language and world's pre eminent dramatist. William was the third born of eight children and it is not known how many brothers and sisters he had.
William was the third of eight children. He had three brothers and four sisters
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Various things. His sister Anne died of the plague, and so did his brother Edmund. His sister Joan died of old age. It's not clear what Richard and Gilbert died of.
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Joan Shakespeare (baptised 15 April 1569-1646) was the sister of William
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Joan was the first child of John and Mary was baptised 1558 September 15 (she only survived two months) Margaret was baptised 1562 December 2 - she died one year later William was
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