Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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John BUDGEN (1713-1784)

and Elizabeth HAMES (1724-?)


John Budgin and Elizabeth Hams married on 14 October 1742 in West Hoathly, Sussex.  (They were not my direct ancestors.  Elizabeth was the sister of my 5x great grandmother, Hannah Hames.)

John Budgen was baptised on 1 December 1713 in West Hoathly.  He was the son of Thomas Budgin (1681-1757) and Sarah Cumber (1682-1758).  John died aged 70 years and was buried on 5 January 1784 in West Hoathly.

Elizabeth Hames was baptised on 2 August 1724 in Ardingly, Sussex.  She was the daughter of William Hames (1697-1775) and Dorothy (c1700-1774).  (She did have a cousin Elizabeth Hams who was born in 1719.) 


John Budgen and Elizabeth Hames had 10 known children:

  1. John Budgen was baptised on 14 August 1743 in West Hoathly.

  2. Thomas Budgen was baptised on 6 January 1744/5 in West Hoathly.  Thomas married Ann Carter by banns on 13 October 1768 in Ardingly.  He was then of West Hoathly and she of Ardingly.  Thomas and Ann had 6 known children.

  3. Sarah Budgen was baptised on 16 November 1746 in West Hoathly.  Did she marry James Day by banns on 16 December 1766 in West Hoathly?  They were both of West Hoathly.

  4. Benjamin Budgen was baptised on 9 April 1749 in West Hoathly.

  5. Richard Budgen was baptised on 8 December 1751 in West Hoathly.

  6. William Budgen was baptised on 5 May 1754 in West Hoathly.

  7. Elizabeth Budgen was baptised on 16 April 1758 in West Hoathly.

  8. Mary Budgen was baptised on 6 April 1760 in West Hoathly.

  9. Jane Budgen was baptised on 10 October 1762 in West Hoathly.  Did she marry Henry Bagshall by banns on 7 October 1782 in Ardingly?  She was then of West Hoathly and he of Ardingly.

  10. Ann Budgen was baptised on 23 February 1766 in West Hoathly.


An Elisabeth Budgen died aged 28 years and was buried on 25 April 1754 in West Hoathly.  But on 24 March 1754, Mary daughter of Richard Budgen and Elizabeth was baptised in West Hoathly.


Please view Cyril Charles Budgen's database at GenCircles.