Master Surname Index







John Dryden

Ancestry of
John Dryden

England's First Poet Laureate


    John Dryden

    View famous kin of John Dryden

    • 1st Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 19 Aug 1631 
    • Birth Location:
    • Aldwincle, Northamptonshire, England 
    • Christening Date:
    •  
    • Christening Location:
    •  
    • Death Date:
    • 12 May 1700 
    • Death Location:
    • London, England 
    • Burial Date:
    •  
    • Burial Location:
    • Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England 
    • Notes: 
    • English poet, playwright, and literary critic

      England's first Poet Laureate

  • Marriages for John Dryden


    • Spouse:
    • Elizabeth Howard

Scroll down to see sources.

  • Sources for John Dryden

    • 2 Notes and Queries: A Medium of Inter-Communication for Literary Men, General Readers, Etc, Se ries 10, Vol 5, Jan-Jun 1906 , London: Office (1906) , 82-84, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 5 Ward, Charles E. , The Life of John Dryden , Durham, North Carolina: Digitally reprinted by The Seeman Printery (2018, originally 1961 b y UNC Press) .