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Betley St. Margaret's Parish Registers


St Margaret's, Betley

Vol. V Christenings 1793-1802


CHRISTENINGS.

Page 1.

1793, Oct. 18. Thos., s. of Thos, & Mary Wildigg, b. July 19.
Nov. 3. Sarah, d. of Geo. & Mary Heath, of Wybunbury, b. May 19.
1793, Dec. 2. Rich. Maddock, s. of Thos. & Ann Hodgkins, of Audley, b. Oct. 18.
1794, Jan. l. Geo., s. of Jos. & Francis Eaton, of Wybunbury, b. Nov. 10.
Mar. 9. Enoch, s. of Wm. & Jane Wiltshaw, of Wybunbury, b. Feb. 23.
Mar. 11. Chas., s. of Dan. & Mary Heath, b. Feb. 5.
June 22. John, s. of Thos. & Mary Harris, Wybounbury, b. May 31.
July 15. Chas. & Alice, s. & d. of Thos. & Eliz. Wild, b. May 14.
July 25. Chas., s. of Sarah Woodhouse.
July 26. John, s. of Jos. & Sarah Breward, b. June 4.
Aug. 1. Jos., s. of Wm. & Mary Hollinshead.
Feb. 26. Ann, d. of John & Mary Whittaker, b. Feb. 24.
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1795, June 24. Brittain, s. of Jos. Stubbs & Eliz. Adams, b. June 1.
Oct. 10. Hannah, d. of Hugh & Ann Corke, b. Aug. 30.
Oct. 10. Dinah, d. of Jos. & Betty Brassington, b. Sept. 30.
Oct. 12. Betty, d. of Thos. & Mary Cooper, b. Sept. 20.
Dec. 12. Eliz., d. of John & Sarah Stevenson, b. Nov. 24.
Dec. 26. John, s. of Wm. & Ann Moore, b. Nov. 21.
Dec. 30. Rich., s. of Wm. & Mary Hodgkins, b. Nov. 27.
Dec. 30. Ann, d. of Wm. & Ellen Salmon, b. Dec. 11.
Dec. 31. Betty, d. of Wm. & Mary Swinnerton, b. Dec. 28.
Apr. 12. Thos., s. of Ann Keen.
Apr. 11. Nathan, s. of Peter & Mary Brownsword.
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1796, May 4. John, s. of John & Dorothy Deane, b. Ap. 26.
1796, Aug. 1. Susannah Eliz., d. of John & Dinah Wareham, b. May 29.
Aug. 1. Mary, d. of John & Mary Mathers, b. June 6.
July 3. Sam., s. of Thos. & Alice Seacome, b. June 28.
Aug. 2. Geo., s. of Daniel & Dorothy Glover, b. June 29.
,, Aug. 3. Mary, d. of Jonathan & Rhoda Litlar, b. July 17.
Aug. 17. Eliz., d. of Thos. & Ann Hodgkins, of Audley, b. July 18.
Oct. 10. Sarah, d. of Isaac & Hannah Pennington, b. Sept. 20.
Oct. 11. Sarah, d. of Chas. & Mary Rider, b. Oct. 8.
Apr. 5. [Omitted] Wm., s. of Geo. & Mary Heath, b. Feb. 22.
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Nov. 24. Hugh, s. of Rich. & Jane Whitakers, b. Nov. 3.
1797, Jan. 12. Frances Mary, d. of Joseph Stubbs & Eliz. Adams, b. Dec. 31, 1796.
Jan. 14. John, s. of Thos. & Mary Wildigg, b. Dec. 31, 1796.
Mar. 20. Ellen, d. of Jos. & Ann Keen, b. Mar. 8.
Apr. 5. Eliz., d. of Jos. & Hannah Brassington, b. Mar. 22.
Apr. 16. Eliz., d. of Dan. & Eliz. Weaver, b. Ap. 2.
June 4. Mary, d. of Thos. & Mary Adams, b. Ap. 23.
June 4. Geo., s. of Thos. & Eliz. Huxley, b. Ap. 28.
June 5. John, s. of John & Eliz. Swinnerton, b. May 5.
Page 5.
" July 31. Samuel, s. of John & Mary Murray, born 19th July.
Oct. 11. Nancy, d. of Danl. & Sarah Heath, born 29th July.
1797, Oct. 11. Mary, d. of Wm. & Margaret Swinnerton, born 1 Aug.
1797, Oct. 10. Ann, d. of Thos. & Mary Cooper, b. 9 Aug.
Oct. 12. Mary, d. of William & Ellen Salmon, bom 11 Aug.
Oct. 10. Alice, d. of Sam. & Martha Barker, b. 6 Sept.
Oct. 10. Thomas, s. of John & Mary Wrench, b. 22 Sept.
Oct. 10. Joseph, son of Elijah & Ann Webb, b. 25 Sept.
Dec. 5. Richard, s. of Joseph & Eliz. Brassington, b.18 Nov.
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Dec. 27. Ann, d. of John & Sarah Sproson, b. 17 Dec.
Dec. 27. Fanny, d. of William (sic) & Ann Moore, b. 19 Dec.
1798, Jan. 2. Samuel, son of Wm. & Mary Hodgkins, of Audley, born 24 Dec., 1797.
Jan. 3. Mary, d. of Charles & Mary Rider, of Madeley, b. 28 Dec., '97.
Feb. 14. Mary, d. of John & Mary Mathers, b. 11 Jan.
Feb. 14. Mary, dau. of Joseph & Sarah Hancock, b. 18 Jan.
Apr. 9. Charles & Ann, children of Hugh & Ann Cook, b. 31st Jan.
Apr. 10. Thos., s. of John & Dorothy Deane, b. 26 Jan.
Apr. 10. Alice, d. of Richard & Mary Edge, b. 19 March.
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Apr. 10. Eliz., d. of John & Dinah Wareham, b. 1st Ap.
Aug. l. Eliz., d. of William & Mary Broade, b. 25 May.
July 31. Eliz. Martha, d. of Joseph Stubbs & Eliz. Adams, b. 21st July.
1798, Oct. 7. Mary & Sarah, ds. of Aaron & Sarah Gleaves, b. 22 Aug.
Oct. 7. James, s. of Joseph & Ann Keen, b. 29 Aug.
Oct. 10. Thos., s. of Wm. & Ellen Salmon, b. 27 Sept.
Dec. 26. Charlotte, d. of Peter & Mary Brownsword, b. 10 Nov.
Dec. 26. Anne, d. of John & Jane Whittakers, born 12 Dec.
,, Dec. 26. Phebe & Nanny, ds. of John & Mary Withinshaw, b. 14.
July 11. Thos., illeg. s. of Mary Johnson.
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1799, Jan. l. Mary, d. of John & Isabel Bagnall, born 15 Dec., 98.
Jan. 20. Joseph, s. of Joseph & Hannah Brassington, b. 9th.
Jan. 20. Thos., s. of Thos. & Alice Seacome, b. 17.
,, Feb. 2. Eliza, d. of John & Letice Hickman, b. 23 Jan.
Mar. 25. John, s. of Jonathan & Rhoda Litlar, b. 2nd.
Mar. 19. Betty, d. of Bate & Ellen Johnson, b. 9th.
Mar. 26. Mary, d. of John & Sarah Stevenson, b. 10th.
Mar. 24. Ann, d. of Danl. & Sarah Heath, b. 16th.
Mar. 26. Jane, d. of Thos. & Mary Wildigg, b. 24.
Mar. 25. John, s. of John & Mary Butler, b. 3rd.
Page 9.
Mar. 25. William, s. of Wm. & Mary Brookes, b. 21st.
Mar. 22. Leonard, s. of John & Mary Dean, of Wybunbury, b. 22nd March.
May 1. Ellen, Illeg. d. of Ellen Heath, b. 5th April.
Apr. 29. Mary, d. of Geo. & Sarah Heys, b. 21.
June 8. Amy, d. of Peter & Mary Brownsword, b. 24th May.
Aug. 3. Fany (sic), d. of Geo. & Mary Brereton, b. 15 July.
1799, Aug. 10. Geo., s. of Thos. & Mary Hodgskins, born 28 July.
Sept. 4. Charles, s. of Charles & Mary Rider, b. 31 Aug.
Oct. 10. Betty, d. of Matthew & Sarah Hughes, b. 8th.
Aug. 10. Susannah, d. of John & Ann Cooper, of Jeofron’s (?) Heys, b. 21 Feb.
Page 10.
Sept. 26. George, s. of Wm. & Mary Hodgskin, of Audley, b. 12th Sept.
Nov. 13. James, s. of Saml. & Martha Barker, b. 11 Nov.
Dec. 26. Thos., s. of Joseph & Margt. Lea, b. 21 Dec.
Dec. 27. Thos., s. of Jos. Stubbs & Eliz. Adams, b. 20 Dec.
Dec. 28. Joseph, s. of Thos. & Sarah Hulse, b. 21 Dec.
1800, Jan. 12. Alice, illeg. d. of Eliz. Plant, b. 5 Jan.
Jan. 15. Sarah, d. of John & Mary Murray, b. 5th.
Feb. 23. Frances, d. of Jos. & Mary Elloms, b. 11 Jan.
Feb. 23. Charles, s. of Danl. & Dorothy Glover, b. 29th Jan.
Apr. 13. Betty, d. of Thos. & Mary Cooper, b. 8th Feb.
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Apr. 13. John, s. of Wm. & Mary Cooper, b. 8th Feb.
Apr. 14. John, s. of William & Mary White, b. 9 Feb.
Apr. 13. Joseph, s. of Wm. & Margaret Swinnerton, b. 1st March.
Apr. 13. Richard, s. of Jos. & Hannah Brassington, b. 1st March.
Apr. 14. John, s. of John & Mary Wrench, b. 20 March.
Apr. 14. Hannah, d. of John & Dinah Wareham, b. 21st March.
Apr. 13. Mary, illeg. d. of Ann Thomas, b. 28 March.
1800, Apr. 13. Sarah, d. of Jos. & Eliz Brassington, b. 2nd Ap.
June l. James, s. of James & Betty Platt, b, 1st May.
Sept. 16. Sophia Toden (? Foden), d. of Jas. & Ann Toden, b. Sept. 8th [interlineated different hand].
Page 12.
June 3. Maryanne (sic), d. of Alexr. Day & Susannah Broughton, Doddlespool.
July 31. Mira, d. of Hugh & Ann Cork, b. 19 June.
Jan. 5. Joseph, s. of Dan. & Mary Brayford, b. 30 June, 1799.
Aug. 8. Sarah, d. of John & Eliz. Latham, of Doddlespool, b. 2nd Aug.
Aug. 24. Elizabeth, d. of Wm. & Eliz. Sylvestre, of Balterley.
Sept. 8. Hannah, Illeg. d. of Sarah Hatchett.
Sept. 14. John, s. of Renwell & Sarah Steele, of Audley, b. 18 Aug.
Sept. 14. Hannah, d. of Jos. & Sarah Hancock, b. 11th Sept.
Page 13.
Sept. 23. Thomas, s. of Thos. & Dinah Lowe, of Bridgemore, Cheshire, b. 14.
Sept. 28. Maria, d. of Philip & Eliz. Pirtt, of Farndon, Cheshire, b. June 6.
,, Oct. 12. Eliz., d, of Richard & Jane Whitakers.
Oct. 14. George, s. of William & Ann Moore.
Oct. 19. Ann, d, of Richard & Ellen Platt, b. 19 Oct., 1799.
Nov. 5. John & Thos., sons of John & Mary Mathers, b. 5 Nov.
Nov. 23. Hannah, d. of Ralph & Sarah Swinnerton, of Stoke.
Nov. 30. James, s. of William & Elizabeth Brookes, of Whrinehill.
1800, Dec. 2. John, s. of Wm. & Ellen Smith, b. 30 Nov.
Nov. 15. John, s. of W—— Lewis, bapt. [inter-lineated].
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1801, Jan. 10. Eliz., d. of John & Mary Sproson.
Mar. 22. Joseph, Illeg. s. of Mary Grocot, b. 14 March.
Mar. 22. Ann, d. of Thos. & Eliz. Rylance, of Audley.
Mar. 27. William, Illeg. s. of Elizabeth Wilde, b. 14.
Apr. l. John, s. of Danl. & Sarah Heath, b. 28 March.
Apr. l. Hannah, Illeg. d. of Eliz. Evison, of Blakenhall, b. 2 March.
Apr. 5. James, s. of Thos. & Eliz. Downes, of Audley, b. 30th March.
Apr. 5. Ann, d. of Edwd. & Eliz. Bagaley, of Gorsety Hill.
Apr. 20. Geo., s. of John & Anne Wallsworth, of Balterley, b. 14th.
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Apr. 21. William, son of Thomas & Eliz. Mayer, b. 19.
Apr. 26. Martha, d. of Robert & Martha Rowley, of Balterley, b. 8 Feb.
May l. Wm. (Illeg.), s. of Mary Platt, b.27 March.
May 5. Mary, d. of John & Anne Cooper, of Jeofrons Hays, b. 21 Feb.
June 24. John, s. of John & Lettice Hickman, b. 8th.
July 5. John, s. of Paul & Amy Henbury, of Wrinehill, b. 8th June.
July 12. Amy, d. of Aaron & Ann Gleaves, b. 22 Ap.
July 19. James, s. of Will & Catharine Bate, of the Lancashire Militia, b. 28 June.
July 26. Sarah (Illeg,), d. of (sic) Bedson, of Audley, b. 28 June.
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July 26. Eliz., d. of John & Jane Whitakers, about l years old.
1801, July 26. Catharine, d. of John & Jane Whitakers, b. 14 Feb.
July 27. Solomon, s, of Solomon & Sarah Thomson, of Balterley, b. 23.
July 28. Sarah, d. of Thomas & Ann Hewitt, of Wrinehill, Wybunbury, b. 12.
July 31. Child of Thos. & ———— Whitakers.
Aug. 2. Joseph, s. of Jonathan & Rhoda Littlar, b. 26 July.
Aug. 23. Abraham, s. of John & Mary Wilkinshaw, b.14 Aug.
Aug. 30. Wm., s. of George & Mary Brereton, b. 25.
,, Sept. 2. John, s. of John & Dinah Wareham, b. 30th Aug.
Sept. 5. Mary, d. of Joseph & Margaret Loed [interlineated].
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Sept. 6. George, s. of Wm. & Jane Wiltshaw, b. 9 Aug.
Sept. 3. Elizabeth, d. of Thomas & Alice Seacome, b. 10 Aug.
Sept. 20. Thomas, s. of George & Elizabeth Brownsword, of Gorsty Hill, b. 21 Aug.
Sept. 20. Elizabeth, d. of Wm. & Mary Brookes, of Den Lane, Wybunbury, about 6 months old.
Oct. 4. Sarah, d. of Wm. & Elizabeth Bayley, b. 9 Sept.
Oct. 11. James, s. of James & Mary Deane, b. 25 Sept.
Oct. 14. Isaac, s. of Isaac & Anne Scott, of Weston, b. Xmas, 1799.
,, Nov. 5. Geo. Pellew, s. of Alexander Day & Susannah Broughton, of Doddlespool, b. 4 Nov. [On page 18 this entry is erased and the day of birth and christening is 6 Nov.],
Nov. 8. Mary, d. of Wm. & Eliz. Summerfield, b. 12 Oct.
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1801, Nov. 8. Catharine, d. of Dan. & Mary Brayford, b. 5 Nov.
Nov. 30. Hannah, d. of Ephraim & Martha Pepper, of Balterley, b. 31 Oct.
Dec. 3. ————, son of Wm. & Ellen Salmon, b. 1st Dec.
Dec. 27. Samuel, s. of John & Elizabeth Gater, of Balterley.
Joseph Stubbs, s. of Joseph Stubbs & Elizabeth Adams, b. 27 Dec., Ch. same day.
1802, Sarah, d. of Peter & Mary Brownsword, b. & ch. 22 Jan.
Jan. 24. Sarah, d. of William & Eliz. Harding.
Jan. 27. John (Illeg.), s. of Mary Hall, b. 16 Jan.
Page 19.
Jan. 31. Harriot (sic), d. of James & Ann Foden, b. 12 Jany.
Jan. 31. James, s. of John & Ann Brookes, of Wrynehill, b. 25 Dec. 1801.
Feb. l. Frances Mary, d. of Charles & Mary Rider, of Thornhill, b. 28 Jan.
Feb. 7. Thos., s. of John & Sarah Manley, b. 15 Jan.
Mar. 28. Hannah, d. of Henry & Betty Chesters, of Balterley, b. 26 March.
Apr. 4. Philip, s. of John & Mary Murray, b. 4th Ap.
Apr. 4. Susannah, d. of Robert & Eliz. Naylor, b. 2nd March.
Apr. 4. Martha, d. of Thomas & Mary Leek.
Apr. 4. Richard, s. of Joseph & Hannah Brassington, b. 17 March.
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Apr. 29. John, s. of Will. & Eliz. Maddocks, of Charlton, b. 21st.
Apr. 29. Sarah, d. of Wm. & Hannah Brown, b. 21.
1802, May 24. William, s. of James & Elizabeth Gibson, b. 8 May.
June 19. Betsey, d. of Richard & Sarah Podmore, b. 18 June.
July 17. Margaret, d. of ——— Smith (sic), b. 2nd.
Margaret and Elizabeth, ds. of John & Mary Mathers, b. 18 July, ch. same day [ (Twins) at side].
Aug. l. William, s. of Thomas & Eliz. Whitakers.
Aug. 8. Hannah (Illeg.), d. of Ann Thomas, b. 27 July.
Page 21.
Aug. 9. Thomas, s. of Thos. & Mary Cooper, b. 4th.
Aug. 29. Mary, d. of Thos. & Sarah Hulse, b. 24 May.
Sept. 20. William, s. of Charles & Eliz. Roberts, of Balterley, b. 17.
———— (sic) of George & ———— (sic) Glover, of Snape, ————[rest blank],
Oct. 10. Mary, d. of Thos. & Ann Hewitt, of Wryehill (sic), Wybunbury, b. 11 Sept.
Oct. 10. Ann, d. of Robt. & Eliz. Naylor, age about 2 years.
Nov. 14. Edward, s. of Elijah & Ann Webb, b. 2 Nov.
,, Nov. 21. Frances, d. of Geo. & Eliz. Salt, b. 16 Nov.
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Nov. 28. Thomas, s. of William & Mary Brookes, Wrynehill, Wybunbury, b. 2nd.
Joseph, s. of Hugh & Ann Cork, b. & ch. 30th Nov.
Sarah, d. of Hugh & Ann Cork, b. & ch. 30th Nov.
Martha (Illeg.), d. of Sarah Roberts, b. & ch. 7 Dec.
Dec. 26. Hannah, d. of Joseph & Eliz. Brassington, of Audley, b. 1st Dec.

[The rest of this book of the Register, both Burials and Christenings, is blank up to the year 1813, when a new book begins under another Vicar. It appears that from 1802 to the end of 1812 no registers were kept by Mr. Pennington, except the following entries :—]

Christened in the year 1184 [sic) [apparently meant for 1804 (not 1814) ], John, son of John Butler & Sarah, his wife, b. 3 March & christened 26th ——

[On a subsequent page is —]

The year 1809.

Thomas Fletcher Fenton, son of John Fenton Boughey, Esq., & Henrietta Dorothey [his wife], was born 22 Jan. 1809, & christened 22 Jan., 1809. Registered the same day by me, Isaac Pennington, Curate. [This was the eldest son of Sir Thomas Fletcher, 1st Bart., afterwards Sir Thomas Boughey, Bart.].

[Also on same page]

Hannah, d. of Thomas & Mary Ann Steele, b. 22 Jan., 1809, ch. same day.

[There are no transcripts at Lichfield to fill up the blank of 1802-1812.]



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