7.27.2005

On track, according to medieval times

From Medieval Children, by Nicholas Orme:

"By 1600...it appears that the mean age for men to marry was 28 and for women, 26."

3 Comments:

At 10:15 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hey, I'm 33. In the 1600's, I probably would have been stoned to death for a witch by now.

- Yours,
October Bride

 
At 10:23 AM, Blogger Never teh bride said...

I've always wondered if the best way to avoid that was to become a very obsequious midwife!

 
At 7:13 PM, Blogger Dorion D. Rose said...

Thank you for your nice words about my picture. I hope you and the beard tie the knot soon.

 

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