Thornton Register 1743 - 1777
(Translations in italics)

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Phillis daughter of Mary Fossey, a Bastard Child Bapt. April 24, 1743.

Joseph Wilson and Ann Tapping married Nov. 22. 1743.

Thomas Howard, Curate.

Baptisms in Thornton. 1744.

Mary daughter of William Curtis & Jane his wife baptiz’d July 29. 1744.

Mary daughter of Thomas George & Elizabeth his wife bapt. Octr. 7.

Elizabeth the daughter of Charles George & Elizabeth his wife bapt. Nov. 18.

Henrietta daughter of Henry Jones & Ann his wife baptized Novr. 19th.

Sarah daughter of William pinhard (?) & Sarah his wife bapt. March 22. 1744.

John son of John Richardson & Mary his wife Bapt. June 23rd 1744.

Burials in Thornton 1744.

John Richardson an Infant July 1st, 1744.

Henrietta Jones an Infant Dec. 7th, 1744.

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Burials in Thornton 1745.

Decr. 14th. Elizabeth Dell.

Baptisms in Thornton 1745.

Janry. 5th. John son of John Richardson & Mary his wife.

Tho: Howard, Curate.

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Thomas Chilton, Churchwarden (of Thorneton).

Anno dni. 1661. June 16.

Collected for releife of the inhabitants of Ilmister in ye county of Somerset. foure shillings & foure pence.

Anno Doi. 1661. August 18th. Collected for Henry Harrison, Mariner who had suffered 7500li losse by shipwracke, ye summe of three shillings and two pence.

August 25th. Collected for ye inhabitants of Fakenha. in Norfolke for a losse by fire, three shillings.

Octob. 6th. Collected for George Barton of Bishops Woburne in Bucks. one shill. eight pence.

Octob. 20th. Collected for ye rebuilding of ye church at Pontefract one shill. ten pence.

ffebr. 2d. Collected for Hungerford. Berks. 2d.

ffeb. 9th. Collected for Elmley Castle in Worcest.sh. two shillings.

Ite. for Draiton in Salop. 1s—6d.

March 20th. Collected for setting up the fishing trade, foure shill: sixe pence.

Ano Salutis, 1662.

Collected for rebuilding ye steeple at Dalby Chalcombe in Leicestersh. two shill. & three pence.

June 1. Collected for Thirske in Yorkeshire, two shill. five pence.

Aug. 3. Collected for Bridgenorth in Shropshire three shillings.

Sept. 28. Collected for St Martins in Westminster fifteen pence.

Octob. 12. ffor ffarmer Wolrich of Creswell in Staffordsh. two shill. four pence.

Nov. 9. ffor Phil. Capon &c. of Salvington in Sussex one shill. six pence.

Anno 1663.

June 21. Collected for Rich. Bartholomew & others of Kintbury in Berks. two

shill: & nine pence.

Collected for Dandulo ye Turke three shillings.

ffor Gravesend Church three shillings.

ffor Tiverton two shillings sixe pence.

ffor Beccles two shill. & three pence.

ffor ye blew boare in Holburne Lond. two shill. & 3 pence.

ffor Salvington one shill. sixe pence.

Anno 1664.

ffor Harwich Steeple. two shill.

ffor Ellis of Milton in Cambridgeshire. two shill.

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Baptisms in Thornton. 1746.

August 10. William son of William Frost & Jane his wife.

Octr. 3. Harry son of Henry Jones & Ann his wife.

Decr. 28. Elizabeth daughter of William Curtis & Jane his wife.

April 1. Francis Tyrrell, Esqre, Buried 1746.

Febry. 1. John Eesland Buried 1746.

John son of William Frost & Jane his wife Bapt. October 4th. 1747.

Married none. Buried none. John Clarke. Curate.

Judeth daughter of John Richardson & Mary his wife Bapt. May 16th. 1748.

Stephen French of Thornborough & Mary Wells of Beachampton married Feb. 5th, 1748-9, by Licence from Dr Bettesworth & John Stevens. Surrogate.

Thos. George (Laborer) was buried Augst. 13th. 1748.

Elizabeth Curtice, widow, was buried Septr. 19th, 1748.

Christian Powell was buried Decr. 20, 1748.

Sr Charles Tyrrell. Bart. buried Janry.28. 1748.

Mrs Frances Almond buried Janry. 30 1748.

Thos. Pearciful (an Infant) buried March 21st. 1748.

John Clarke. Curate.

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Mary daughter of William & Jane Frost Bapt. May 21st. 1749.

James son of William & Jane Curtice Bapt. July 30th. 1749.

Thos. Gibbs of Whaddon and Alice Topping (widow) of Haversham, were married by Licence from Dr Taylor & Mr Stephens Surrogate. Juy 31st. 1749.

Susannah Chandler (Infant) Buried April 30th, 1749.

Elizabeth Champion (Spinster) Buried July 28th. 1749.

J. Clarke. Curate.

Hester Gibbard, Spinster, Buried Decr. 20th, 1750.

Baptisms. 1751.

Ann daughter of Wm. and Jane Frost. Bapt. April 8th. 1751.

Mary daughter of John Richardson & Mary his wife Bapt. Nov. 3. 1751.

Mary daughter of John Whiteley & Mary his wife Bapt. Oct. 26, 1751.

Nathaniel Shen of Beachampton, Bucks, Widower, & Mary Olney of Whaddon, Bucks., Widow, married by Licence Septr. 26, 1751.

William Flowers & Mary Ashby both of this parish married Janry 23. 1751. after Banns.

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James Curtice buried July 20th. 1751.

Phillis Peasley a parish Child was buried January 23rd. 1751.

J. Clarke, Curate.

1752.

William son of William & Mary Flowers Bapt. July 5th.

Peter son of John & Mary Fall Bapt. Octr. ye 15th.

Hester Tyrrell, Relict of Sr Harry Tyrrell, Bart., Buried May ye 11th.

William Flowers an Infant Buried July ye 12th.

Mary Frost an Infant. Buried Decr. ye 5th.

1753.

Susannah daughtr. of William & Mary Flowers, Bapt. April ye 29th.

William son of William & Katharine Shen Bapt. May 5th.

Thomas son of John & Mary Richardson Bapt. July ye 29th.

1754.

Lydia daughtr. of William & Jane Frost Bapt. Jany. ye 6th.

Thomas son of William & Mary Peacifull Bapt. Jany ye 6th.

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William son of John & Mary Fall Bapt. May ye 5th.

Mary daughtr. of William & Katharine Sheen Bapt. May ye 22nd.

Married 1754.

William Elkins of Stanton & Eliz: Sheen of this parish, married Febry ye 20th by Licence.

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Alexander son of William & Katharine Sheen Bapt. Octr. 19th, 1755.

Samuel son of William & Jane Frost Bapt. Novr. ye 30th. 1755.

Sarah daughter of William & Katharine Sheen Bapt. February 2nd. 1757.

Sepr. 4th. 1757. Ann daughter of William & Jane Frost. Bapt.

Elizabeth daughter of William Shelton & Eliz: his wife born Aug. ye 25th & baptized Sepr. ye 3rd. 1758.

Eliz: daughter of William & Katharine Sheen, Sepr. ye 11th, 1758.

1759. Baptized.

Richd. Thos. ye son of John & Mary Richardson Bapt. Janry 17th.

Mary daughter of William & Mary Peacifull Bapt. Febry 18th.

Thomas son of Benjamin & Mary Sheen Bapt. March ye 8th.

Sarah daughtr. of John & Mary Bowler Bapt. July ye 30th.

Francis Marshall, Rector.

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Thomas son of William & Jane Frost, Bapt.Decr. 8th.

Baptized 1760.

Ann daughter of William & Katharine Sheen Bapt. June ye 9th.

William Bastard child of Ann King by John Holtam a married man, bapt. Aug. 15th.

Mary daughter of Benjamin & Mary Sheen Bapt. Decr. ye 23rd.

Ann daughter of Stephen & Sarah Morrice Bapt. Sepr. ye 29th.

Baptized 1761.

William son of William & Mary Peaceifull Bapt. Janry. 5th.

Charles son of William & Jane Frost Bapt. July ye 26th.

Thomas son of John Waren (?) & Ann his wife Bapt. Octr. 11th. 1761.

Nanny natural daughter of Mary George by Luke Morris, Bapt. Novr. 16th. 1762.

Baptized 1763.

Jenny daughter of William & Jane Frost Bapt. March 27th.

Thomas son of John & Rebecca Davey Bapt. August 12th.

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William Edward son of John Leadbeater, Clerk, & Jane his wife Bapt. October the 10th, 1763.

Baptized 1764.

Elizabeth daughter of Richard & Sarah Bull Bapt. May ye 6th.

Mary daughter of Benjamin & Mary Sheen Bapt. October the 29th.

John son of John & Rebecca Davy Bapt. Decembr.16th.

J. Leadbeater, Rector. Jno. Bowler, Church-Warden.

Baptized 1765.

Hannah daughter of William & Jane Frost Bapt. March 17th.

Hester natural daughter of Mary Mordaunt (one Harry Smith the supposed Father) Apr: the 14th. Bapt.

Susannah daughter of Thomas & Betty Ashby Bapt. Decembr. ye 8th.

Baptized 1766.

Ann daughter of John Leadbeater, Rector of this Parish & Jane his wife Bapt. May the 21st.

Piercy son of Willm. & Mary Pearciful Bapt. July the 6th.

J. Leadbeater, Rector. Ben Sheen, Ch.-Warden.


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Baptized 1766.

John son of William & Elizabeth Hurst Bapt. July 6th.

John son of Benjamin and Mary Sheen Bapt. Septembr. 1.

Baptized 1767.

Frances daughter of William & Catharine Sheen. Bapt. Janry: 14th.

William son of John & Rebecca Davey Bapt. Feb. 22nd.

J. Leadbeater, Rector. Jno. Davey, Church-Warden.

Baptized 1768.

Mark son of Luke & Eliz: Morris Bapt. March 7th.

Ann dautr. of Benjn: & Mary Sheen Bapt. Apr. 19th.

Baptized 1769.

Matthew son of John & Rebecca Davey Bapt. Mar: 10th.

Robert son of Thomas & Betty Ashby Bapt. May: 14th.

Benjamin son of Benjamin & Mary Sheen Bapt. May 26th.

Isaac son of Isaac & Ann King Bapt. May 28th.

Molley daughter of Luke & Elizabeth Morris Bapt. Septembr: 9th.

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Catherine daughter of John Leadbeater, Rector, & Jane his wife, born Septemb. 17th but baptized December 1st.

Baptized 1770.

Molley daughter of Wm. & Eliz: Hurst Bapt. Mar: 18.

Sarah daughter of Lawrence & Sarah Barrot Bapt. Apr: 1st.

Saunders son of Benjn: & Mary Sheen Bapt: August ye 12th.

Sarah dautr of Thomas Ashby & Betty his wife Bapt. Octr. ye 16th.

Baptized 1771.

William son of Wm & Susannah Paragreen Bapt. March 17th.

Joanna daughter of Luke & Elizabeth Morris Bapt. Apr: 2nd.

Baptized 1772.

William son of Benjamin & Mary Sheen Bapt: Jan: 21st.

Elizabeth daughter of Lawrence & Sarah Barrot Bapt. Febr. 2nd.

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Mary natural dautr. of Mary Sheen (Jno. Dickens the supposed Father) Bapt. May 29th.

Henry son of Jno Leadbeater, Rector, & Jane his wife was born September ye 7th but baptized September ye 14th.

George son of Jno Davey Bapt. Sept. 28th.

John son of Thos: & Betty Ashby Bapt. Decr. 24.

Baptized 1773.

Elizabeth natural Dautr of Mary Batterson Bapt. Febry: 19th.

Hannah dautr. of Thomas & Mary Caps Bapt. Mar: 7th.

Luke son of Luke & Mary Morris Bapt. Apr: 19th.

1774.

Mary daughter of John Cole & Mary his wife was baptized Janry 23rd.

Catharine daughter of John Dickens & Mary his wife bapt. April 24th.

Laurence son of Laurence Barret & Sarah his wife Baptized August 7th.

John son of John Richardson & Mary his wife privately baptized.

John son of Thos. Ashby & Elizabeth his wife was privately baptized Janry 16. 1775.

Susanna daughter of Thomas Capps & Mary his wife Baptized privately May ye 7th & received into ye Church May 14. 1775.

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John son of John Richardson & Mary his wife was Baptized Aug. 20th. 1775.

George son of Thomas Ashby & Elizabeth his wife was Baptized Decr. 19. 1775.

Elizabeth daughter of Lawrence Barret & Sarah his wife Baptized January 21st: 1776.

Maria daughter of Thomas Sheppard, Esq., of Littlecote, & Elizabeth his wife was baptized privately June 23rd 1776 & received into the Church August 16th.

Edward son of John Davey & Elizabeth his wife was privately baptized July 24th & received into the Church Octr. 14th. 1776.

Ann daughter of Jno. Dickens & Mary his wife was privately baptized Augt. 21st. 1776 & recd. into the Church Sepr. 30th. 1776.

Sarah daughter of John Cole & Mary his wife Baptized Oct. 13th. 1776.

1777.

William son of John Richardson & Mary his wife was Bapt. Mar: 9th. 1777.

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Catherine daughter of Willm. & Susana Paragreen privately bapt. July 22d & recd. into the Church Augst. 24th. 1777.

Elizabeth daughter of Thos. Sheppard of Little cote Esqre. & Elizabeth his wife was privately baptized July 27th & red. into the Church Aug: 12th.

John natural son of Ann Cook by John Salmon privately baptized Decr. 19th & recd. into the Church Decr. 28th 1777.

Elizabeth daughter of Thos. & Mary Caps bapt. Decr: 25th. 1777.

1778.

Ann daughter of Lawrence Barrot & Sarah his wife Baptized Mar: 8th 1778.

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Buried 1755.

Sr Thomas Tyrrell, Bart., Febry ye 16th.

none in 1756. 1757. 1758.

1759.

Thos Richardson buried January 13th.

Sarah Howlet of Hillesden buried June ye 28th.

Buried 1760.

William Richardson July ye 18th.

Mary Voll August ye 6th.

William, Bastard Child of Ann King. Septembr. ye 1st.

Katharine King Octr. 27th.

1761.

The Revd. Mr Marshall, Rector of this Parish, was buried September 24th.

Buried 1762.

Wm. Dixon late of Hillesden May ye 15th.

Thomas son of John & Mary Richardson on Sepr the 13th.

John Voll, Labourer, Sepr. ye 14th.

John Leadbeater, Rector. Instituted Octr. 17th. Inducted ye 20th.

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Buried 1764.

Elizabeth George, Widow, June the 26th.

John Tomms (a pauper) buried Decr. 14th. N.B. found dead in the park.

J. Leadbeater, Rector. Jno. Bowler, Ch-Warden.

Buried 1765. none.

Buried 1766.

Christian Wife of Joseph Marlow Janry. 17th.

Hester natural daughter of Mary Mordaunt June 2nd.

Buried 1767.

Mr Thomas Sheen of London, Brasier, March ye 8th.

Thos: King, Clark of this Parish, March ye 22nd.

Mr John Clark, Steward to the Revd. Dr. Cotton, Augt. 13th.

Mr Wm. How of Beachamptn; Nov: 23rd.

Buried 1768 none.

J. Leadbeater, Rector. Mark Morris, Ch-Warden.

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Buried 1769.

Benjamin son of Benjn. & Mary Sheen July 20th.

Mrs Sarah Dixon late of Hillesden, Widow, Sepr. 22nd.

John son of Willm. & Eliz: Hurst Sepr. 24th.

Mrs Eliz: How of Beachampton, Widow, Octr. 23rd.

Buried 1770.

Mary Frost, Widow, Janry 22nd.

John Richardson June 29th.

William son of Willm. & Mary Percival Sepr. 17th.

Buried 1771.

Elizabeth Wife of Luke Morris Augst. 3rd.

Buried 1772.

William son of Benjn. & Mary Sheen Jan: 25th.

Elizabeth George, Widow, Sepr. 27.

Buried 1773.

John son of Thos Ashby & Betty his wife Apr. 5th.

J. Leadbeater, Rector. Wm. Warr, Ch-Warden.

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Luke son of Luke & Mary Morris (an Infant) May 15. 1773.

Mrs Mary wife of Mr Ben. Sheen August 13th.

Ann daughter of William & Susannah Perigrine (an Infant) Nov. 7th.

James Cap son of Thomas & Mary Cap. 29th Nov. 1773.

Hannah daughter of Thomas & Mary Cap. Decr 19th. 1773.

Elizabeth daughter of Lawrence & Sarah Barret was buried Febry 23rd. 1774.

John son of John & Mary Richardson buried Octr. 2d.

Laurence son of Laurence Barrett & Sarah his wife was buried March 15. 1775.

John son of Thos Ashby & Elizabeth his wife was buried March 21. 1775.

George son of Thos. Ashby & Elizabeth his wife was buried Decr. 25th. 1775.

1776.

William Perciful, Labourer (Killed in a stone pit), buried Decr. 1st.

1777.

Hannah daughter of William & Jane Frost buried Mar. 22nd.

Elizabeth daughter of Laurence & Sarah Barret buried Apr. 12th.

Ann wife of Isaac King buried July the 1st.

Jane wife of John Leadbeater, Rector of this Parish, was buried July 6th 1777.

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