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The Role of the Government and Royal Family during Elizabethan Time

In Dedication to Ms. Douglas

Deborah Shelton

on 4 December 2012

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The Laws Back Then Needing a license for medical practice Having to record baptisms, marriages, deaths Parishioners provide four days of labor Additional funds provided for the poor Punishments Hanging Burning Branding Boiling in oil Cutting off anatomy Whipping Government saw begging as a Crime Beating was the punishment Actors were treated with similar punishment Until acting became more popular! Government There were National bodies Consisting of... Monarch Privy Council And Parliament Making laws and ruling the country There were also Regional bodies And then the county/ community bodies Daily life based on social order Monarch Nobility Gentry Merchants Yeomanry Laborers Elizabeth was a first monarch She reduced Privy Council members Disobeying Elizabeth was against the law It was considered a treason Leading to a death sentence Elizabeth Tudor I Elizabeth became Queen in 1558 She was first the supreme governor She brought peace to England! On the throne for 44 years Elizabeth I was a part of monarchy Having power over state She decided life/death over people Known as "Virgin Queen" She got along with most people And That Was The Role of Government and Royal Family During the Elizabethan Time The Role of Government and the Royal Family During the Elizabethan Time By: Morgan Walsh, Deborah Shelton, and Savannah Smith Also had power over church The Royal Family http://www.elizabethan-era.org http://www.william-shakespeare.info/elizabethan-crime-punishment.htm http://www2.springfield.k12.il.us/schools/springfield/eliz/Torturepun.html http://thelostcolony.org/education/elizabethan-era/ http://www.elizabethi.org/uk/power/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabethan_era B
Y Today, crimes are similar But punishments are less harsh People are more accepted in society Today, it's a Parliamentary Monarchy But today, punishments aren't as harsh www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Ey_WU
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