Widdington's  Marriages & Banns 1718-1808 



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 








Performed by George Adams, Rector to banns date 11 Nov 1781, he died and was buried 3 November 1782. 
Edmond Maplecroft performed banns starting March 1783 and
William Campbell Minister name also appears starting 19 November 1783.
Robert Young, Rector first recording of banns 19 November 1786
Robert Birch, Curate first recording of banns 10 October 1789

Bride & groom of Widdington unless 
specified
Single persons unless indicated widow/ed


Surname

Christian Name

Abode

Date

 

Surname

 

Christian Name

Abode

Banns Dates

Wilken/rson

William

 

28 Sep 1718

Candler

Barbara

 

 

Wilken/rson

William

 

20 April 1742

Denison

Mary 

 

 

Newman

Richard

 

16 Dec 1755

Nash

Mary

widow

 

Neville

John

Debden

25 June 1757

Simons

Elizabeth

 

after banns

Woodcock

James

Arksden

August 1757

Reed

Ann

 

after banns

Sumner

James

 

abt December 1757

Clark

Mary 

 

19, 25 and ? December 1757

Neville

John

of Debden

25 June 1757

Simons

Elizabeth

 

8, 15, 22 May 1757

Fellon

Robert

W Roding

14 December 1758

Thurgood

Amey

 

widower

Prewson

Thomas

 

5  January 1758

Coe

Sarah

 

 

Day

Thos

 

18 January 1759

Reed

Mary 

 

 

Graygoose

John

 

25 December 1759

Pyror

Ann 

 

December 1759

Hardy

John

of Debden

3 July 1759

Wilkerson

Sarah 

 

 

Maplecroft

Robert

Saffron Walden

1 January 1760

Matchett

Catherine

 

by license

Harvey

John

lodger

3 July 1760

Wilkerson

Sarah

 

after banns

Barker

Thos

 

5 August 1760

Lindsoll

Millicent

 

after banns

Glafcock?

John

 

23 September 1760

Rule

Jane

 

 

Rickner

Robert

 

28 October 1760

Nevel

Mary

 

5, 12, 19 October 1760

Cornell

Richard

 

29 October 1760

Humphrey

Hannah

 

5, 12, 19 October 1760

Crow

John

Wimbish

6 September 1761

Goulet

Sarah

 

 

Simonds

Thos

 

3 October 1762

Appleton

Sarah

 

10, 17, 24 October 1762

Morris

Thos

of Newport

bet Oct-Dec 1762

Byat

Eliz , 17, 24, 31 October 1762, day and month of marriage not recorded

Cornel

John

 

21 October 1762

Mead

Sarah

Newport

license

Carter

Thos

 

24 Dec 1762

Sanders

Hannah

 

 

Barker

William

 

14 Dec 1763

Thurgood

Sarah

 

28 Nov, 5 Dec and 2? December 1763

Clark

John

 

19 January 1764

Bowtell

Mary

 

1, 8, 15 January 1764

Reed

John

 

14 August 1764

Dawson

Martha

 

 

Woodham

Robert

 

abt October 1764

Wilkerson

Mary

 

7, 14, 21 October 1764

Bowtell

Edward

 

5 January 1765

Gardner

Elizabeth

 

2, 12, 19 December 1764

Hanchett

John

Arksden

18 January 1765

Eylet

Sarah

 

license

Wright

Thomas

 

16 November 1766

Reynolds

Grace

 

5,12,19 October 1765/6

Wilkerson

William

 

 

Hurley?

Sarah

 

4,11,18 January 1767

Coe

James

 

20 February 1767

Pewsen

Eliz

 

25 January, 1, 8 February 1767

Symonds

Edward

 

31 May 1767

Bowtell

Lydia

 

license

Salmon

John

 

13 July 1767

Podway?

Susanna

 

14, 21, 28 June 1767

Flower

Richard

 

11 September 1767

Whitford

Margaret

 

license

Saville

Thos

of Ashdon

12 February 1768

Wilkerson

Eliz

 

17, 24, 31 January 1767

Carter

John

 

4 April 1768

Mumford

Sarah

 

21, 28 February 5 March 1768

Reed

Thos

 

14 October 1768

Parish

Ann

 

18, 25 Sept, 2 October 1768

Furr

James

 

abt Oct 1768

Dixon

Priscilla

 

2, 9, 18 October 1768

Meed

Maurice

 

26 December 1768

Reed

Jane

 

6,13,20 November 1768

Houghton

Wm

 

13 March 1769

Perry

Mary

 

license

Reed

Wm

 

11 June 1769

Barrett

Ann

 

7, 14, 21 May 1769

Skinner

William

Debden

28 March 1769

Minet?

Elizabeth

 

license

Murkin

Francis

 

16 October 1769

Perry

Susanna

 

1, 8, 15 October 1769

Perry

James

 

14 November 1769

Bateman

Sarah

 

October-November 1769

Whitehead

Wm

 

8 April 1770

Shepage

Sarah

 

license

Rumbull

John

 

abt Dec 1769

Pewter

Mary

of Takely

1, 8, 15 December 1769

Pallett

Living

 

2 August 1770

Smith

Mary

 

1, 8,15 July 1770

Newlands

Jethro

 

21 August 1770

Willet

Sarah

Debden

 

Copeland

William

 

abt January 1771

Haggar

Susanna 16, 23, 30 December 1770, day month of marriage illegible

Reed

Robert

 

no marriage

Bacon

Mary.

 

27 October, 3, 10 November 1771

                           

Entry states that Mary Bacon died before they were to marry

Copeland

Thomas

 

2 March 1772

Byatt

Mary

 

16 Feb, 23 Feb, 1 March 1772

Holgate

John

 

20 July 1772

Harvey

Sarah

 

7, 14, 21 January 1772

Woodmore

Ric'd

of Shelley

2 Nov 1772

Surrey

Elizabeth

 

18, 25 October and 1 November 1772

Parish

Thos

of Langley

21 February 1773

Smart

Elizabeth

 

3, 10, 17 January 1773

Cornel

Wm

 

1 November 1773

Burrows

Mary

 

3,10, 17 October 1773

Clark

John

 

16 December 1773

Patman

Mary

 

17, 24, 31 October 1773

Cowland

Thos

 

February 1774

Meech

Esther

 

 

Clayton

Wm

 

10 March 1774

Britten

Ellen

 

license

Pryor

Thos

 

11 April 1774

Dixon

Priscilla

 

6, 13, 20 March 1774

Jepps

John

Saffron Walden

19 April 1774

Knight

Martha

 

13, 20, 27 March 1774

Reed

George

 

 

Day

Ann

 

23, 30 July, 6 August 1775

Bontel

Edw'd

widower

19 May 1776

Byat

Sarah

widow

28 April, 5, 12 May 1776

Reed

George

 

1 April 1777

Patman

Ann

 

2, 9, 16 March 1777

Dellow

Mathew

 

8 December 1777

Pryor

Ann

 

 

Moor

Henry

lodger in town

 

Eden

Elizabeth

 

14, 21, 28 September 1777

Dixon

James

 

5 January 1778

Wiseman

Susan

 

5, 12, 19 October 1777

Gardner

Samuel

Wicken

28 July 1778

Stanley

Susanna

lodger

7,14,21 June 1778

Ricket

Wm

 

4 August 1778

Day

Anne

 

5,12,19 July 1778

Ward

Nathaniel

 

1 September 1778

Perrin

Maria

 

2,9,16 August 1778

Reed

James

 

18 May 1779

Bass

Mary

 

 

Smart

Henry

Debden

16 June 1779

Burrell

Anne

 

30 May, 6,13 June 1779

Reed

Thos

BishopStortford

2 August 1779

Reynolds

Susan

 

4,11,18 July 1779

Parish

James

 

11 October 1779

Waller

Mary

 

26 Sept, 3, 10 October 1779

Reed

George

 

21 October 1779

Bright

Elizabeth

 

3,10,17 October 1779

Reynolds

Jn

 

 

Rust

Rebecca

Newport

7,14,21 May 1780

Dixon

Thos

 

 

Trott

Eliza

Newport

4,11,18 June 1780

Ray

Jn

 

 

Eden

Sarah

 

1,8,15 October 1780

Sage

James

 

 

Hagger

Sarah

 

11,18,25 October 1781

Knight

Thos

 

 

Newlands?

Mary

 

7,14,21 October 1781

Metcalf

William

 

 

Knight

Elizabeth

 

29 Oct, 4,11 Nov 1781

Knight

William

Newport

 

Hayter

Sarah

 

16,23,30 March 1783

Coote

William

 

3 November 1783

Pyror

Ellen

 

19,26 October 2 November 1783

Day

John

 

 

Chippefield

Hannah

Newport

26 Sept, 3 & 10 October 1784

Martin/Marks

John

 

5 June 1785

Daines

Sarah

 

1,8,15 May 1785

Buntin(g)

John

Saffron Walden

31 October 1785

Reynolds

Anne

 

16, 23, 30 October 1785

Thurgood

Thomas

 

12 January 1786

Knight

Hannah

 

18,25 December, 1 January 1785

Pryor

John

widower

15 May 1786

Eden

Sarah

widow

30 April, 7, 14 May 1786

Knight

William

 

6 July 1786

Sumner

Szavil?

 

11,18,25 June 1786

Worboys

William

 

7 November 1786

Warwark/Warwick

Susan

 

22, 29 October, 2 November 1786

Sumner

John

 

26 December 1786

Eldred

Sarah

 

5,12,19 November 1786

Barce

Edward

 

13 January 1787

Dixon

Sarah

 

7,14,21 January 1787

Townsend

Richard

 

4 November  1788

Welsh

Sarah

 

12,19, 26 October 1788

King

George

Langley

8 March 1787

Claydon

Ellen

 

 

Day

James

 

4 May 1789

Brand

Sarah

Warden Loft?

by license

Etherington

John

Newport

28 December 1789

Cornell

Susanna

 

3,20,27 December 1789

Newlands

Jethro

widower

28 November 1789

Cornell

Mary

widow

10,17,24 October 1789

Pallet

Thomas

 

26 July 1791

Kempton

Anne

 

 

Eden

Thomas

 

17 November 1791

Fish

Mary

 

16,23,30 October 1789

Har/sler

William

Littlebury

5 January 1792

Eldred

Mary

 

4,11,18 December 1787

Stubbings

Henry

Radwinter

2 February 1792

Sumner

Mary

 

8,15,22 January 1792

Dixon

Edward

 

 

Byatt

Sarah

Rickling

21,28 Oct and 4 November 1792

Salmon

George

Debden

3 October 1792

King

Sarah

 

license

Pryor

James

 

11 April 1793

Newland

Sarah

 

 

Sumner

William

 

13 December 1793

Coe

Elizabeth

 

10,17,24 November 1792

Clarke

William/Hill

 

25 December 1793

Turner

Mercy

 

8,15,22 December 1792

Byat

George

Clavering

3 January 1794

Clarke

Mary

 

 

Rooks

Abraham

Linton, widower

6 January 1794

Eldred

Mary

 

3,13,20 October 1794

Coot/Cook

Reuben

Henham

11 December 1794

Holgate

Mary

 

26 Oct, 2, 9 November 1794

Herington

James

Debden

20 January 1796

Savil

Sarah

 

20,27 Dec, 3 January 1796

Knight

Charles

 

19 February 1796

Cornell

Martha

 

24,31 January and 7 February 1796

Boon

Edward

Newport

26 March 1797

Pallet

Martha

 

4,11,17 September 1796

Coe

Thomas

 

19 April 1797

Reynolds

Ann

 

 

Pryor

Joseph

Newport

26 March 1797

Pallet

Susanna

 

26 February, 5,12 March 1797

Murkin

John

 

25 October 1797

Barthrum

Elizabeth

 

24 Sept, 1, 8 October 1797

Farnham

Thomas

widower

5 January 1798

Reed

Ann

 

19, 26 November, 3 December 1797

Bird

William

 

6 August 1798

Mead

Jane

 

22,29 July 5 August 1797

Salmon

John

Arkesden

18 August 1798

Copeland

Sarah

 

license

Wright

James

 

16 November 1798

Archer

Sarah

 

 

Fitch

John

 

11 January 1802

Graves

Sarah

 

 

Coplin

William

widower

12 September 1802

Symonds

Mary

 

 

Gayler

James

Chrishall

17 November 1802

Eden

Jemima

 

 

Mead

John

 

17 November 1802

Pallet

Elizabeth

 

 

Cornell

John

 

6 February 1803

Randal

Susanna

 

 

Chipperfield

John

 

17 May 1803

Coe

Rachel

 

 

Rickett

John

 

12 June 1803

Salmon

Ann

 

 

Martin

Philip

Quendon

21 June 1803

Collin

Anna Susanna

 

license

Simmonds

Thomas

 

12 July 1803

Reed

Susanna

 

 

Copelin

Wm

 

2 October 1803

Parish

Sarah

 

 

Moore

John

 

16 October 1803

Bailey

Sarah

 

 

Searle

John

 

26 December 1803

Bailey

Elizabeth

 

 

Wright

Joseph

 

15 October 1804

Reynolds

Sarah

 

 

Thurgood

Abraham

 

19 November 1804

Moore

Sarah

 

 

Parish

James

 

23 December 2805

Bacon

Elizabeth

 

 

Sawkins

William

widower

15 April 1806

Wright

Anne 

 

Wit Richard Townsend Sr & Jr

Snow

Charles

Henham

2 November 1807

Sumners

Mary

 

 

Thurgood

Lawrence

 

17 November 1807

Bacon

Martha

 

 

Knight

John

 

18 November 1897

Clarke

Mary

 

 

Reed

Thomas

 

16 February 1808

Reed

Elizabeth

 

 

Reed

George

 

13 October 1808

Ray

Susanna

 

 

Bailey

Jonas

 

25 December 1809

Joice

Albria

 

 

Parrish

John

 

29 December 1808

Sanders

Mary

 

 

Thurgood

George

 

8 February 1810

Cornell

Sarah

 

 

Reed

William

 

13 October 1810

Clayden

Sarah

 

 

Canning

James

 

14 September 1811

Eldred

Mary

 

 

Clarke

James

 

25 June 1811

Perrin

Sarah

 

 

Wright

James

 

3 February 1812

Reid

Hannah

 

 

Crane

Thomas Osborne

7 October 1832

Bailey

Jane

 

 

 

Marriages 

St Mary Debden

Mountford

John of Debden to Ann Dickson of Widdington 26 March 1706

Copelin

William of Widdington to Elizabeth Pettit of Debden 28 Sept 1719

Pamphilon

George to Ann Bacon both of Widdington 14 July 1731

Byat

Francis of Wddington to Elizabeth Eldred of Debden 30 April 1733

 

Marriages

at St Mary Littlebury

Howard

Robert of Widdington to Mary Barker of Littlebury 21 October 1741.


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