Widdington's  Baptism 1755-1812



I would like to give special thanks to Beryl Meehan,  for all her hard work in transcribing these old documents. 

I am sure they will be of a real benefit to all who are researching their ancestors.


Thank you Beryl


Gary 

St Mary The Virgin    Widdington 
1725- Bernard Mould
1744 to 1755 Richard Moux
1756 to his death in early November 1782 George Adams, Rector
1755-1775 Richard Cornhill, Church Warden

1776-1777

the church wardens: Jn Sorkings (Sawkins) and William Claydon

1778-1779 The church wardens: John Sorkings (Sawkins) and Fabrian Adams
1782-1790 Mr Young
1782-1790 Robert sp? Fommage
Abt December 1782 to 1820 Richard Birch, Rector
1820-1860 Colm A Campbell, Rector

Surname

Christian Name

Baptism

Parents (surname as child unless indicated

Other info

Wilkenson

Anne

20 April 1755

William & Mary

Johnan

James

6 March 1757

John & Grace

Prior

John

3 April 1757

John & Eliz

Eylet

Mary

24 April 1757

John & Sarah

Hagar

Richard

24 April 1757

William & Mary

Wilkerson

Barbara

22 May 1757

William & Mary

Hill

William

5 June 1757

Thos & Ann

Wright

James

14 June 1757

Debden & Mary

Thurgood

John

31 Oct 1757

William & Ann

Sumners

Mary

11 November 1757

James & Mary

Clark

Thomas

27 January 1758

Hill & Susan

Eldred

James

26 March 1758

Joseph & Mary

Reed

Mary

23 July 1758

Mary Reed & Fred Day

both surnames given

Roberts

John

10 September 1758

Thos & Eliz

Sumner

Mary

29 January 1759

James & Mary

Marchell

John

22 April 1759

Francis & Mary

Prior

Samuel

29 April 1759

John & Eliz

Thurgood

James

2 May 1759

William & Ann

Wilkerson

James

4 May 1759

William & Mary

Hagar

Elizabeth

20 May 1759

William & Mary

Hayden

Ann

27 May 1759

Ric'd & Eliz

Chafer

Mary

8 July 1759

Thos & Mary

Saville

Elizabeth

12 Oct 1759

Robert & Sarah

Pewsen

Thomas

24 February 1760

Thos & Sarah

Perry

William

4 April 1760

James & Mary

Eldred

Mercy

9 May 1760

Hugh & Mary

Adams

Anne

8 September 1760

Richard & ?Grace

Prior

Helen

4 illeg month 1760

John & Eliz

Barker

Malicent

9 November 1760

Thos & Melicent

Reed

Richard

25 Dec 1760

Thos & Eliz

Hardy

Sarah

4 January 1761

John & Sarah

Marchel

Francis (a male)

29 March 1761

Francis & Mary

Clark

Susanna

13 April 1761

Hill & Susan

Rickner

Jane

10 May 1761

Rob't & Mary

Chafer

Mary

17 May 1761

Thos & Mary

Hagar

Sarah

28 May 1761

William & Mary

Perry

Elizabeth

24 July 1761

James & Mary

Sumner

John

27 July 1761

James & Mary

Eden

Ann

20 September 1761

Rob't & Susan

Knight

Hannah

about Oct-Nov 1761

Richard & Sarah

Savil

Mary

1 January 1762

Jn & Mary

(from Ashdon)

Saville

Sarah Woodley

15 June 1762

Rob't & Sarah

Wilkerson

Susannah

28 March 1762

William & Mary

Prior

Sarah

19 September 1762

Jn & Eliz

Barker

Sarah

28 November 1762

Thos & Millicent

Eylet

Elizabeth

5 February 1762

Sarah

Sumners

Edward

21 February 1763

James & Mary

Hardy

Thos

2 April 1763

John  & Sarah

Eldred

Sarah

10 April 1763

Hugh & Mary

Rickner

Mary

17 April 1763

Rob't & Mary

Monk

Newman

29 April 1763

Jn & Mary

Savill

Ann

31 August 1763

Jn & Mary

Savill

Susannah

4 September 1763

Sam'l & Mary

Maurice

Sarah

9 October 1763

Thos & Eliz

Broughton

Susannah

23 October 1763

Jn & Eliz

Carter

Wm

5 January 1764

Thos & Hannah

Dixon

Rebecca

22 June 1764

base born of Susan

Eves

Francis (a male)

18 March 1764

base born of Sarah

Knight

Wm

22 April 1764

Ric'd & Sarah

Simmons

Eliz

24 June 1764

Thos & Ann

Prior

Mathew

1 July 1764

John & Elizabeth

Clark

Mary

8 July 1764

Jn & Mary

Saville

Woodley

19 August 1764

Rob't & Sarah

Reed

Mary

21 October 1764

Jn & Martha

Hager

Grace

29 Dec 1764

Wm & Mary

Wright

Edward

21 January 1765

Ed & Mary

Sumners

Wm

25 January 1765

James & Mary

Barker

James

27 January 1765

Thos & Milicent

Hardy

Mary

10 February 1765

Jn & Sarah

Savill

George

14 April 1765

Jn & Mary

Monk

John

26 April 1765

Jn & Eliz

Barker

Sarah

26 May 1765

Wm & Sarah

Boutle

Edw'd

illeg day May 1765

Edw'd & Eliz

Graves

Sarah

30 June 1765

Ric'd & Eliz

Rickner

Grace

23 July 1765

Rob't & Mary

Perry

Sarah

24 October 1765

James & Mary

Eldrid

Joseph

1 December 1765

Hugh & Mary

Clark

James

25 December 1765

Jn & Mary

Eden

Thos

2 February 1766

Rob't & Susan

Carter

Thos

18 May 1766

Thos & Hannah

Knight

James

8 June 1766

Ric'd & Sarah

Prior

Mary

1 July 1766

Jn & Eliz

Reed

John

20 July 1766

Jn & Martha

Broughton

Ann

31 August 1766

Jn & Mary

Barker

Mary

14 Nov 1766

Will'm & Sarah

Dixon

Sarah

25 January 1767

base born of Susan

Wright

Will'm

illeg day February 1767

Edw'd & Mary

Wright

Mary

1 Feb 1767

Tho's & Grace

Knight

Charles

12 April 1767

Jn & Martha

King

Susanna

26 April 1767

base born dau of Maria

Barker

Wm

26 April 1767

Thos & Melicent

Hardy

Ann

17 May 1767

Jn & Sarah

Savill

Thos

31 May 1767

Jn & Mary

Simmons

Sarah

14 June 1767

Thos & Sarah

Simmons

John

2 August 1767

Edw & Lidia

Ricknor

Hannah

1 Nov 1767

Rob't & Mary

Salmon

George

1 Nov 1767

Jn & Susanna

Coe

Eliz

13 Dec 1767

James & Eliz

Clark

John

20 March 1768

Jn & Mary

Sorkins (Sawkins)

John

15 May 1768

John & Eliz

Monk

Anna

27 May 1768

Jn & Eliz

Prior

Sarah

12 June 1768

Jn & Eliz

Knight

Mary

17 July 1768

Ric'd & Sarah

Barker

Wm

8 August 1768

William & Sarah

Hardy

Susanna

15 Oct 1768

Jn & Sarah

Simmons

Thos

13 Jan 1769

Edw & Lydia

Eaton

Jemima

29 Jan 1769

Rob't & Susanna

Dixon

Edmund

29 Jan 1769

base born son of Susanna

Knight

Rob't

2 April 1769

Edw & Mary

Reed

Jane

7 April 1769

Jn & Martha

Dixon

James

22 April 1769

base born son of Priscilla

Jenning

Mary

30 July 1769

base born dau of Jane

Savill

Frins sp?

1 Aug 1769

Thos & Mary

Bridgeland

Thos

4 October 1769

Edw & Susanna

Mead

Jane

5 Nov 1769

Morris & Jane

Broughton

George

6 Dec 1769

Jn & Margaret

Hardey

Hannah

7 Jan 1770

Jn & Sarah

Eldrid

Susanna

18 Feb 1770

Hugh & Mary

Carter

Eliz

18 Feb 1770

Jn & Sarah

Clark

Thos

28 April 1770

Jn & Mary

Rickner

Ann

6 May 1770

Rob't & Mary

Mirkin (Murkin)

Sarah

14 May 1770

Franc & Susan

Sorkins (Sawkins)

William

29 May 1770

John & Eliz

Bridgeland

John

11 June 1770

Edward & Susanna (Jn x'd off, Edward's name entered over)

Barker

James

17 August 1770

Will'm & Sarah

Knight

Anne

26 August 1770

Ric'd & Sarah

Monk

Timothy

2 October 1770

Jn & Eliz

Perry

James

9 October 1770

Js & Sarah

Pallet

Thos

30 October 1770

Living & Martha

Prior

Philip

2 February 1771

Jn & Eliz

Simmons

Edward

10 February 1771

Edw'd & Lydia

Hardey

Frances (a female)

17 March 1771

Jn & Sarah

Reed

Hannah

24 March 1771

Jn & Martha

Copeland

Will'm

7 April 1771

Wm & Susan

Graves

Eliz

14 April 1771

base born of Eliz

Wright

James

21 April 1771

Edw'd & Mary

Dixon

John

26 April 1771

base born of Susan

Coel

Sarah

12 May 1771

Jeffrey & Susan

Coe

Thos

19 May 1771

James & Eliz

Wilkerson

Mary

16 June 1771

Wm & Sarah

Newland

Hannah

4 July 1771

Jethro/a & Sarah

Murkin

Ann

26 November 1771 

Francis & Susan

Summer

Ann

19 January 1772

James & Mary

Serry

William

14 February 1772

James & Sarah

Carter

Mary

1 March 1772

John & Sarah

Sorkins (Sawkins)

James

3 April 1772 

John & Eliz

Hardy

John

17 May 1772 

John & Sarah

Dellon

Mary

17 May 1772

James & Jane

Bridgeland

Hannah

27 May 1772

Edward & Susanna

Barker

John

31 May 1772

William & Sarah

Monk

Susanna 

19 July 1772

John & Elizabeth

Meed

William 

25 Dec 1772

Maurice & Jane

Pallet

Peter

1 Nov 1772

Living & Mary

Newland

George

20 Nov 1772

Jethro & Sarah

Clark

Rachel

13 Dec 1772

John & Mary

Smith

Mary

 25 Dec 1772

Henry & Mary

Eaden (Eden)

John 

3 Jan 1773

Robt & Susanna

Copeland

John

4 Feb 1773

Thos & Mary

Copeland

Susanna

14 Feb 1773

Willm & Susanna

Murken (Murkin)

Francis (a male)

29 Feb 1773

Francis & Susan

Wilkerson

Ann

7 March 1773

Willm & Sarah

Parrish

Thos

30 May 1773 

Thos & Eliz

Perry

Sarah

2 July 1773

James & Sarah

Wright

Mary

12 Sep 1773

Edw & Mary

Camel

James

25 Dec 1773

Willm & Mary

Reed

Ann

24 Jan 1774

John & Martha

Newland

Sarah

29 Jan 1774

Jethro & Sarah

Clayden

William

9 March 1774

Willm & Helen

Eldred

John

12 March 1774

base born son of Mary Eldred

Dixon

Philip

3 Apr 1774

base born son of Susan Dixon

Clark

Susanna

25 May 1774

John & Mary

Coe

James

15 May 1774

Jn & Eliz

Smith

Will'm

3 June 1774

Henry & Mary

Dellon/w

Elizabeth

9 June 1774

James & Jane

Barker

Ann

22 June 1774

Willm & Sarah

Murkin

Jack

31 July 1774

Francis & Susan

Cowland

John

27 Oct 1774

Thos & Esther

Sorkins (Sawkins)

Mary

4 November 1774

John & Eliz

Law

Mary

6 Nov 1774

Thos & Priscella

Rickner

Sarah

4 Dec 1774

Rob't & Sarah

Cornel

Thos

23 Dec 1774

Willm & Mary

Copeland

Sarah

1 January 1775

Wm & Mary

Wilkerson

Susanna

5 January 1775

Wm & Sarah

Perry

James

17 February 1775

Js & Sarah

Pallet

Martha

 19 February 1775

Living & Mary

Pryor

Joseph

27 March 1775

Thos & Priscilla

Bridgeland

Susanna

abt March 1775

Edw'd & Susannah

Clark

Ann

April 1775

John & Mary

Parish

Will'm

April 1775

Thos & Eliz

Cork

Hill

2 July 1775

John & Mary

Newland

Susanna

7 July 1775

Jethro & Sarah

Simmons

Thos

9 July 1775

Thos & Sarah

Salmon

George

22 July 1775

illegible & Hannah

Meed

John

18 August 1775

Maurice & Jane

Day

Thos

18 August 1775

base born of Ann

Reynolds

Rachel

5 November 1775

Jn & Ann

Barking

Charles

14 December 1775

Charles & Susan

Barker

Robert

26 December 1775

Wm & Sarah

Claydon

Ann

29 December 1775

illegible

Smith

Ann

12 February 1776

illegible & Mary

Adams

Harriot

13 Feb 1776

Febron? & E--

Murkin

Susanna

13 Feb 1776

Francis & Susan

Cowland

Molly

24 Feb 1776

Thos & Ester

Dellor/w

Jane

March 1776

illegible

Perry

illegible

10 March 1776

illegible

Pryor

Ann

20 April 1776

Illegible

Law

Susanna

3 June 1776

Thos & Priscilla

Hardy

William

9 June 1776

Jn & Sarah

Coe

Sarah

30 June 1776

James & Eliz

Dixon

Rebecca

18 August 1776

base born of Susan

Cobb

Mary

15 September 1776

Jno's & Mary

Wilkerson

Joseph

6 January 1777

Wm & Sarah

Smith

Thos

7 January 1777

Illegible & Mary

Parish

James

9 February 1777

Thos & Elizabeth

Reed

Susanna

9 March 1777

Jn & Martha

Pallet

Susan

13 April 1777

Living & Mary

Newland

Amey

27 April 1777

Jethro & Sarah

Monk

Esther

11 May 1777

Jn & Eliz

Cornell

John

2 June 1777

Wm & Mary

Cobb

Mary

29 June 1777

Wm & Susanna

Reed

James

7 September 1777

George & Anne

Bridgeland

Anne

14 September 1777

Edward & Susan

Barker

Hannah

30 September 1777

Wm & Sarah

Dellor/w

Helen

26 October 1777

James & Jane

Claydon

John

29 January 1778

William & Helen

Clark

William

1 February 1778

John & Mary

Pryor

William

1 February 1778

Thos & Priscilla

Reynolds

Ann

22 February 1778

Illegible & Ann

Hardy

Illegible

15 March 1778

??? Susan

Bunting

Susan

12 May 1778

??? Susan

Moor??

Illegible & Reuben

24 June 1778

Illegible

(two sons)

Mead

Maurice

28 June 1778

Maurice & Jane

Clark

Susanna

6 September 1778

Jn & Mary

Smith

Ann

23 October 1778

Illegible & Mary

Dixon

K??tty??

12 November 1778

James & Susan

Reed

John

22 November 1778

George & Anne

Ricket

James

17 January 1779

Wm & Anne

Cobb

Will'm

30 January 1779

Jno's & Mary

Thurgood

Abraham

28 March 1779

Wm & Mary

Coe

Rachael

28 March 1779

James & Elizabeth

Newlands

Amy

11 April 1779

Jethro & Sarah

Cobb

Grace

11 April 1779

Wm & Susan

Pallet

Eliz

11 July 1779

Living & Mary

Dixon

Susanna

29 July 1779

base born of Susanna

Murkin

Mary

10 August 1779

Francis & Susanna

Dillor/w

John

15 August 1779

Matthew & Anne

Graves

Sarah

12 September 1779

base born of Eliz

Newland

Mary

24 September 1779

Thos & Esther

Reed

Wm

26 September 1779

John & Martha

Parish

Maria

28 November 1779

James & Sarah

Clayden

Robert

15 December 1779

Wm & Helen

Barker

Thos

2 January 1780

Wm & Sarah

Pyror

Mary

20 February 1780

Thos & Priscilla

Reed

James

27 February 1780

James & Mary

Wright

Thos

27 February 1780

Edward & Mary

Wilkerson

Joseph

24 March 1780

Joseph & Illegible

Cornell

Richard

25 March 1780

Wm & Mary

Buntings

Elizabeth

18 April 1780

Charles & Susanna

Parish

Sarah

7 October 1780

Jn & Mary

Moor

Anne

19 November 1780

Henry & Elizabeth

Newland

James

5 January 1781

Jethro & Ann

Meed

Edward

25 April 1781

Morris & Jane

Smith

Eliz

11 March 1781

Henry & Mary

Rickard

Eliz

27 April 1781

Wm & Anne

Reynolds

Eliz

27 May 1781

Jn & Rebecca

Copeland

Thos

27 May 1781

Thomas & Mary

Newland

Daniel

1 July 1781

Jethro & Sarah

Copeland

Kitty

8 July 1781

Wm & Susan

Hardy

Barbara

20 July 1781

Jn & Sarah

Thurgood

Lawrence

9 September 1781

Wm & Mary

Reed

Thos or John

23 September 1781

Ge? & Elizabeth

Dellor/w

Illegible

30 September 1781

Matthew & Anne

Pryor

Robert

30 September 1781

Ja? & Sarah

Clark

John

30 September 1781

Jn & Mary

Parish

John

28 October 1781

James & Sarah

Reed

James

28 October 1781

Geo & Anne

Cowland

Thos

30 October 1781

Thos & Esther

Cook

Barnaby

10 November 1781

Susan Cook

Thurgood

Edw'd

24 November 1781

Lawrence & Eliz

Pryor

Sarah

3 February 1782

Thos & Priscilla

Knight

Susan

28 April 1782

Thos & Mary

Church

Henry

5 May 1782

James & Ann

Reed

Ann

9 June 1782

James & Mary

Reynolds

Sarah

9 June 1782

George & Mary

Sage

Elizabeth

30 June 1782

James & Sarah

Wright

Hannah

14 July 1782

Jno & Mary

Reed

Thomas

14 July 1782

John & Martha

Bunting

John

21 July 1782

Charles & Susan

Reynolds

Robert

25 December 1782

Jn & Rebecca

Newland

Henry

9 February 1783

Jethro & Sarah

Hardy

Will'm

20 April 1783

John & Sarah

Munkin

Kesiah

20 April 1783

Francis & Susannah

Dellor/w

Mather

20 April 1783

James & Jane

Mead

Hannah & Ann 

1 May 1783

Morris & Jane

twin daughters

Moor

Sarah

25 May 1783

Henry & Elizabeth

Parish

Ann

31 August 1783

James & Mary

Ray or Day

William

23 December 1783

John & Sarah

abt 20 illegible entries 1784-1786

Thurgood

Illegible

illeg day and month 1787

Bunting

Robert

8 July 1787

Charles & Susannah

King

Mary

16 September 1787

George & Susanna

Sumner

Mary

illeg day and month 1787

Read

Anne

9 December 1788

John & Sarah

Ricket

William

8 September 1788

William & Anna

Cobb

Daniel

16 Nov 1788

Read

William

5 March 1789

Thomas & Mary

Reynolds

daughter

illeg day and month 1789

George & Elizabeth

Mumford

John

14 June 1789

Thomas & Mary

Dellow/r

William

5 July 1789

James & Jane

Knight

George

12 March 1789

James & Jane

Sage

Sarah

25 January 1789

James & Sarah

Dillow/n

Sarah

1 February 1784

Mathew & Ann

Church

Ann

5 February 1784

James & Ann

Knight

John

24 February 1784

Thomas & Mary

Bass

John

15 February 1784

base born of Elleanor

Thurgood

Andsen

23 April 1784

Lawrence & Elizabeth

Sage

James

29 February 1784

James & Sarah

Ricket

William

29 February 1784

William & Ann

Coe

John

7 March 1784

Ja's & Elizabeth

Clarke

John

2 May 1784

John & Mary

Coote

John

25 July 1784

William & Ellenor

Pallet

John & Anne

8 August 1784

Living & Mary

(2 children, same day)

Bunting

Anne