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Lawrence Stone

AKA Michael Thompson Lawrence Stone

Born: 4-Dec-1919
Birthplace: Epsom, Surrey, England
Died: 16-Jun-1999
Location of death: Princeton, NJ
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: England
Executive summary: The Crisis of the Aristocracy

Military service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve (Lt., WWII)

Wife: Jeanne Caecelia Fawtier (m. 1943, until his death, one son, one daughter)

    High School: Charterhouse School (1938)
    University: Sorbonne (1938)
    University: Christ Church College, Oxford University (1946)
    Lecturer: University College, Oxford University (1947-50)
    Fellow: Wadham College, Oxford University (1953-63)
    Professor: History, Princeton University (1963-90)

Author of books:
Sculpture in Britain: The Middle Ages (1955, art)
An Elizabethan: Sir Horatio Palavicino (1956, biography)
The Crisis of the Aristocracy, 1558-1641 (1965, history)
The Causes of the English Revolution, 1529-1642 (1972, history)
Family and Fortune: Studies in Aristocratic Finance in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries (1973, economics)
The Family, Sex and Marriage in England, 1500-1800 (1977, social studies)
The Past and the Present (1981, social studies)
An Open Elite? England, 1540-1880 (1984, history)
Road to Divorce: England, 1530-1987 (1990, social studies)
Uncertain Unions: Marriage in England, 1660-1753 (1992, social studies)
Broken Lives: Separation and Divorce in England, 1660-1857 (1993, social studies)

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