Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

1/4/2015

How the grisly discovery of 1,300 skeletons under a University of Cambridge college could unlock the mysteries of medieval life

Some were sickly Cambridge University scholars, others homeless wayfarers or simply the infirm.

Having fallen on hard times, and being too poor to care for themselves, they all ended up receiving spiritual succour during their last days in the medieval Hospital of St John the Evangelist, set up in 1195. for more click here

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